Grannies of Modena help autistic kids with tortelliniby Roberta Lunghini - 2016.03.10
Children with autism are learning how to make pasta, roll it out and fold the famous 'tortellini' of Modena. It's all done in an innovative laboratory called 'Tortellante', organised by the association Aut Aut Modena, all thanks to help from a special group of volunteers – the energetic grandmothers from Emilia-Romagna. Every day they take great care to organise the classes and explain the secrets of tortellini – one of the most popular Italian dishes – to the young aspiring pasta chefs. If you add to the mix the typical perfectionism of boys and girls with autism, then the recipe is certain to be a success.
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