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© Sliced watermelon for sale on the street El Centro Histórico de Quito Photography by David Adam Kess used under CC BY-SA 4.0 / Rotated and cropped


Make it for Ferragosto which takes place August 15th in Italy Italy

The quintessential Ferragosto snack is watermelon which is abundant in August, and is served cool in the afternoon heat. The is a great snack to bring to work or share with your friends on this day. Ferragosto was originally a holiday created by emperor Augustus to celebrate the end of the harvest season, and was later moved by the Catholic church to also celebrate the Assumption of Mary. This...

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