The whole world knows how proud Italians are of their cuisine. And they have a reason to be. After all, they are the ones who invented pizza and they know how to prepare a dish as simple as pasta a million different mouth-watering ways. And let’s not forget about gelato and tiramisù. Are you hungry yet?

Well, maybe you should hold your appetite. Turns out, there is an account on Twitter that is dedicated solely to Italian food, but it’s not what you think it is. @ItalianComments shares food that Italians are mad at and cannot approve of. These dishes are a sacrilege in Italians’ eyes and they have a lot to say about them.

More info: twitter.com

#1

Symmetrical Diet

Symmetrical Diet

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

I like them both :D

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The highly entertaining Twitter account @ItalianComments has more than 100k followers and they post everything that has to do with Italian food. Especially food that is so far from the traditional cuisine that you can only vaguely see the resemblance.

Of course, the dishes that attract the most attention are pizza and various pastas. The screenshots @ItalianComments posts almost always contain comments made by Italians mocking the food and expressing their expert opinion on the matter.

#2

The American Cross

The American Cross

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the lord of weebs
Community Member
2 months ago

this is somthing i would make as a dare then i would take one bite almost die from a heart attack then wake up then think about my life choices

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itsTrini
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2 months ago

Leave pinapples alone

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Italian cuisine is the most popular in the world. YouGov actually conducted a survey in 24 countries asking 24,000 people which foods from 34 national cuisines they've tried and which of them were their favorite. The research revealed that surprise, surprise, Italian cuisine was preferred by the majority. 85 percent of the people agreed that they liked Italian food, especially pizza and pasta.

The nation that liked Italian food the most, with 99 percent of the representatives in the survey, was Italians. They are their culinary tradition’s biggest fans and they will defend it when they see it being mistreated.

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

ohshit

Night Owl
Community Member
2 months ago (edited)

That dish is crappy

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Miss Cris
Community Member
2 months ago

Did they put mayonaise on it?

Vicky Zar
Community Member
2 months ago

Looks like it

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StrawberryParfait
Community Member
2 months ago

Or, cat barf patty on a burst cyst. Whatevs.

pebs
Community Member
2 months ago

You just don't cook a tuna carbonara. It does not exist.

Lorrie Rothstein
Community Member
2 months ago

S**t and vomit pasta

Karin Gibson
Community Member
2 months ago

That looks like vomit on top of Mayo

Ivana
Community Member
2 months ago

Is that mayo?

Kim Lorton
Community Member
2 months ago

Yeah. Gross

Mae Mosse
Community Member
2 months ago

Pretty sure this would come out looking the same way! Who the heck has ever heard of tuna carbonara anyway?!?

Sharon Vaughn
Community Member
2 months ago

Sick.

Lisa Chambers
Community Member
2 months ago

nope.

Mike Weber
Community Member
2 months ago

🤣

WildBerry
Community Member
2 months ago

This isn't for real. It's got to a joke.

Sharon Ingram
Community Member
2 months ago

Gag!

Peter Pan
Community Member
2 months ago

Kitty vomit on a bed of rat intestines

Vicky Zar
Community Member
2 months ago

Another one that looks disgusting.

J. Cole
Community Member
2 months ago

Oh god thank you. Good laugh on this one.

Maple Chan
Community Member
2 months ago

Please- don't cook....EVER!!

Connie Martin
Community Member
2 months ago

I like how the "artistically placed" mushroom slice and the plop of dehydrated parsley are trying to make this look "gourmet."

Id row
Community Member
2 months ago

Someone should be arrested for that crime.

Hollysmom
Community Member
2 months ago

I don't cook and I can pretty much guarantee you don't use canned chunk or flaked tuna

Auggie LaBonte
Community Member
2 months ago

you just made me spit water LOL

Pepper Pots
Community Member
2 months ago

Burn!

RiverStyxJix
Community Member
2 months ago

Savage!

Thalia Lovering
Community Member
2 months ago

Vomit carbonara

Somebody Here
Community Member
2 months ago

Is that puke??

Kiss Army
Community Member
2 months ago

Looks like cat hack to me!

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Baby Panda
Community Member
2 months ago

that looks super gross but it was a little harsh of that guy, considering that it was their first try

mooo
Community Member
2 months ago

yeah

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A Random Panda
Community Member
2 months ago

Should also be your last attempt.

Nina
Community Member
2 months ago

Weeehhhhhh .....

kjorn
Community Member
2 months ago

looks like my dog puke in your spaghettis

Shoddy
Community Member
2 months ago

And I thought the peanut butter pizza was bad.

Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Oh crap!

leia's emotional cupcake
Community Member
2 months ago

i am literally loling at this.

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#5

Come Here, Dinner!

Come Here, Dinner!

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Judy Kolbe
Community Member
2 months ago

Last two things in the pantry???

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leia's emotional cupcake
Community Member
2 months ago

HA!!

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The account has been active since 2015 and has blessed its followers with more than 1,500 tweets. You can find some patterns in the content @ItalianComments shares. The photos often are of weird food combinations of pasta, for example with rice, and of course, the sacrilege of sacrileges that makes an Italian's blood boil—pizzas with pineapples on them. Share your opinion—is pineapple on pizza appropriate or are you with the Italians?

#7

Deconstruction

Deconstruction

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

That actually made me nauseous to look at.

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

OMG horrible!!!!!!!

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

ohHELLZ to the no!

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The comments under these photos are as entertaining as the photos themselves. The Italians are not holding back and are critiquing the dishes without mercy. They compare the food in the photos with puke and other nasty things, expressing their disbelief that someone actually eats this and go as far as to say that what they are seeing is a crime. Of course, we understand that they are mostly joking, but knowing their passion for their food, part of an Italian's soul probably is truly suffering seeing things on pizza that they consider should never be put on it.

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leia's emotional cupcake
Community Member
2 months ago

"dude salmonella is my favorite topping" OMG SAME!!

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#11

#NationalPizzaDay

#NationalPizzaDay

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

I'm a Bored Panda, but I wouldn't touch that monstrosity.

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Physo
Community Member
2 months ago

Get me a barf bag :(

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It is not surprising that the Italians are so passionate about their own food. It’s part of their national identity; they have a whole culture surrounding it. Eating is a pleasure, dinner is considered quality time with family, and their food traditions go way back. Did you know that modern pizza developed in the 18th or at the beginning of the 19th century? All those circumstances explain why Italians are so attached to their food and why seeing others making the dishes barely recognizable provokes heated reactions.

#13

Same Thing

Same Thing

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

Spinning long pieces of spaghetti around a fork is so satisfying...

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#14

Hope

Hope

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Luca Giordano
Community Member
2 months ago

hahaha

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Susan Green
Community Member
2 months ago

Haha!

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#16

The Secret For Immortality

The Secret For Immortality

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sylvantic
Community Member
2 months ago

mmmmm that looks amazing

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

:-O

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

This reminds me why I do not miss university.

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#19

In The Name Of Carbonara

In The Name Of Carbonara

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Having been a chef, I must admit this is the first time I have seen vomit on pasta. So unappealing! 🤮

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#20

Like Grandma Used To Make

Like Grandma Used To Make

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Physo
Community Member
2 months ago

That's lasagna in your eyes?

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#21

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Jackson Red
Community Member
2 months ago

let me just vomit

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#22

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Amy Dodds
Community Member
2 months ago

Tortellini only takes 3-5 mins to boil

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#23

CSI

CSI

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

Oh dang, that looks like sliced bologna... ???

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leia's emotional cupcake
Community Member
2 months ago

I WANT TO BARF RIGHT NOW.

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Blakkur Sverrir
Community Member
2 months ago

Ah, the famous german cuisine. Everybody loves us for our cooking skills

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#26

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

Spaghettio's jello mold with Vienna sausages? Is that what I'm looking at?

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Physo
Community Member
2 months ago

I actually gagged, ewww

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#28

Lazanga

Lazanga

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Nope.

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Please tell me this parliamentarian is no longer serving. Or, if he is, I hope he is serving in jail for the travesty done to this pizza!

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

I was impressed with the dough work until my brain finally admitted to what it was seeing in the rest of the picture.

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Sadly, I cannot cleanse this picture from my mind.

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Torin Fuqua37589
Community Member
2 months ago

Why would you do this to food

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Maybe a little Yum Yum sauce to go with whatever the hell this is?!?

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Pietro stole my words. I think the hotline is quite appropriate for this since it is definitely a crisis for Italian cooking.

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leia's emotional cupcake
Community Member
2 months ago

NONONONONOOO

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leia's emotional cupcake
Community Member
2 months ago

what the.... no thank you.

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#37

666

666

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A Random Panda
Community Member
2 months ago

Rice with pasta ain't gonna fly.

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

Totally ruined the sauce! It is runny and gross and has strange big yellow things in it.

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#39

Italian Wisdom

Italian Wisdom

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago

OMG! The poor scallops!! What did they ever do to deserve such cruel treatment?!?

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#40

How About Giving Them Short Pasta

How About Giving Them Short Pasta

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ARandomPerson
Community Member
2 months ago

HOW MANY TIMES DO PEOPLE HAVE TO LEARN THIS! YOU. DO. NOT. CUT. UP. PASTA!

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Physo
Community Member
2 months ago

Person: Pineapple on my pizza please, can't be that bad... The Pizza:

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#42

Car Wash

Car Wash

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Kayce Mac
Community Member
2 months ago (edited)

Maybe you should wash the tomatoes before putting them in the recipe, not while you are adding them!!

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#43

Politeness

Politeness

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MAX THOMPSON
Community Member
2 months ago

Gross....

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itsTrini
Community Member
2 months ago

LEAVE PINAPPLES ON PIZZA ALONE

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M O'Connell
Community Member
2 months ago

I'm anti-beef, but overall this one looks delicious.

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