Do you know pasta alla norma? ?
Pasta alla norma or in the Sicilian slang pasta “c’a Norma” has its origin in Catania’s tradition according to which something cool and amazing is called “Norma”. It is said that a Sicilian playwright, eating a plate of pasta with eggplants once said: “È una Norma!”. That’s the origin of the name.
Wanna know the ingredients?
Rigatoni pasta with eggplant, fresh ricotta salata cheese, tomatoes, pomodoro sauce and basil!