torrone

noun
tor·​ro·​ne | \ təˈrōnē \
plural -s

Definition of torrone

: a candy made of honey and almonds

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History and Etymology for torrone

Italian, from Spanish turrón, from turrar to roast, toast, from Latin torrēre to dry, parch

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“Torrone.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/torrone. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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