1Spaghetti ai ricci di mare, Sicily

There is much more to Italian cuisine though, and not all of it might sound as tasty as tiramisu or spaghetti. We present the 10 most unusual dishes!There’s nothing quite like the taste of ricci di mare – sea urchins – once they’ve been freed from their spiky shells.
Fresh and salty, the flavour is almost like diving into the sea. In Sicily, they’re added at the last minute to spaghetti and a simple sauce of garlic, chilli and olive oil. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!