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If there’s one thing that unites people across the globe, it’s the love for good food. And when it comes to Italian cuisine, it’s hard to resist the allure of a plate of perfectly cooked pasta. But if you find yourself in Malta and craving a flavorful pasta dish with a kick, choose our “Penne all’Arrabbiata.”

This spicy delight is a must-try for food enthusiasts.


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Do you know the origins of Penne all’Arrabbiata?

Why should you savor this dish at our Roman trattoria in Malta?



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The Origins of Penne all’Arrabbiata


Penne all’Arrabbiata is a classic Italian pasta dish known for its fiery and robust flavors. Its name, “Arrabbiata,” hints at the dish’s spiciness. But how did this spicy pasta dish come to be known as “penne all’arrabbiata”?


The origins of Penne all’Arrabbiata can be traced back to the Lazio region of Italy, particularly Rome.

Like many iconic Italian dishes, its roots are deeply intertwined with the history and traditions of the region.




The fiery nature of the dish, both in terms of flavor and the heat it generates, earned it the “angry” moniker.


This dish is created by passionate Italian cooks who wanted to make a simple yet flavorful pasta sauce using ingredients readily available in their kitchens.


The ingredients of Penne all’Arrabbiata



The ingredients of Penne all’Arrabbiata are penne pasta, garlic, red chili flakes, tomatoes, and olive oil. These humble ingredients come together to create a sauce that packs a punch.

The fiery heat from the chili flakes is what gives this dish its “angry” character.

If you have never experienced this culinary thrill, we recommend you come and try penne all’arrabbiata in Malta at our very popular Roman trattoria in Valletta.


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Savor the Pasta in Malta


Now that you know a bit about the origins of Penne all’Arrabbiata, it’s time to experience the goodness of this dish!

At our trattoria, we take pride in offering authentic Roman cuisine prepared with care and a deep love for tradition.

Each dish is prepared with the freshest ingredients, and our commitment to quality shines through in every bite.

But Penne all’Arrabbiata is just the beginning of our culinary experience in Malta.

When you dine with us, you can explore a diverse menu that includes a variety of pasta dishes, delectable antipasti, mouthwatering main courses, and irresistible desserts.


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So, if you’re craving the fiery flavors of Penne all’Arrabbiata in Malta or any other authentic Italian dish, we invite you to visit our Roman trattoria.

Come and experience the magic of Roman cuisine prepared with care and love for tradition. We promise that you’ll leave with a satisfied palate and a warm heart.


A dessert in Malta


Penne all’Arrabbiata in Malta is a culinary delight that combines the bold flavors of Italy with the charm of the Mediterranean.

Its spicy and savory profile, coupled with its fascinating history, makes it a must-try dish. And when you’re ready to indulge in this Italian classic, our Roman trattoria in Malta is here to welcome you with open arms.

In our Roman restaurant, we prepare all the most famous dishes of central Italian cuisine!

You will be able to taste the famous Carbonara pasta, the supplì, the “Fettina Panata,” and many other absolutely authentic recipes!

Don’t stop at just the word “pasta”… Ask for something unique and inimitable when you’re hungry!

Penne all’arrabbiata is a specialty absolutely worth trying!