Nena Scardino Corolla was my grandmother. She always made this dish at Christmas along with Italian sausage and little fig tarts she called Figulottes. One year I got to help her and Grandaddy make Pignulata. That is a really fun thing to do with kids helping.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
30 mins
additional:
30 mins
total:
1 hr 15 mins
Servings:
10
Yield:
10 servings
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Ingredients

10
Original recipe yields 10 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 450 degrees F (230 degrees C). Brush a 9x13-inch baking dish with olive oil.

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  • Stir hot roll mix and the yeast packet from the box together in a large bowl. Add hot water, butter, and egg; stir until dough pulls away from the sides of the bowl.

  • Turn dough out onto a lightly-floured surface and knead until smooth, about 5 minutes. Spread dough into prepared baking dish, cover with plastic wrap, and let rise until doubled in volume, about 30 minutes. Press dimples into the top of the dough with your fingertips.

  • Scatter crumbled sardines over the top of the dough, sprinkle garlic over sardines, and top with Parmesan cheese.

  • Bake in the preheated oven until golden and fragrant, about 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

226 calories; protein 8.2g; carbohydrates 32g; fat 6.4g; cholesterol 39.5mg; sodium 403.8mg. Full Nutrition
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Rating: 4 stars
08/05/2015
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