Among all the dishes, however, there is one that is rare find in Kathmandu: the pizza calzone di carne. A folded pizza stuffed with prawns, chicken or pepperoni, onion, capsicum, tomato sauce and mozzarella. A perfect for those who do not like sharing their slices.
Artichokes are also a distinctive feature of Italian cuisine, and have been specially imported from Italy to prepare some Cajun-Italian fusion, in the form of a grilled-prawn dish. The flower-like vegetable is used to prepare a base sauce for the appetizer, and is a perfect start for a completely creamy, cheesy and aromatic endeavour.
20-30 September, 12-3:30pm (lunch), 7-10pm (dinner), Lost Horizon Café, Shangri-La Hotel, Lazimpat, Rs2,500, (01) 4412999 extension: 7508/ 7520
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