What types of foods come to mind when you think of breakfast? Eggs? Bacon? Pancakes? For Italians, they tend to keep colazione light and sweet. Check out our list of 5 typical Italian breakfast foods.
1. Caffe, Tea or Milk
Breakfast really isn’t breakfast without one of these drinks.
Cornetti are probably the most popular breakfast food for Italians. They come filled with Nutella, Jam, and all kinds of flavoured cream like pistachio and nocciola.
3. Cakes or Biscotti
Little cakes, pastries and cookies are perfect for dipping into coffee, tea or milk.
Something a little more on the healthier side, Italians will eat it plain or add fruit, granola or cereal.
For Italians, this is a quick and healthy option for breakfast if they don’t prefer desserts first thing in the morning.
Which is your favourite Italian style breakfast food? Let us know in the comments!