Panettone o Pandoro

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Every year Christmas comes with the same question: should we celebrate Christmas by eating Panettone or Pandoro? This is one of the recurring questions during the Christmas season. In Italy, there are those who love Panettone and those who prefer Pandoro. 

In reality, both Christmas desserts are good, but they have completely different histories. Panettone has an ancient history, dating back to the period of the Sforza family of Milan, under the famous Ludovico Sforza, nicknamed Ludovico il Moro, who ruled around the year 1495. Like every story about a famous and typical Italian recipe, Panettone was born by a mistake. It is said that during Christmas Eve in the court of Ludovico il Moro, everyone in the kitchen was busy preparing and

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