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What is ciabatta bread?I purchased some the other day and the store clerk did not know what kind of bread it was.
-- Anonymous, October 06, 2000
Ciabatta is an Italian bread. The name ciabatta refers to the slipper shape of the bread. It has a nutty rye type flavor and should be very soft and somewhat chewy.
-- Anonymous, November 13, 2000