The Twelve Days of a Lunigiana Christmas

 
On the first day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
A lamb from the hills of Zeri
 
On the second day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
chestnut flour from lunigiana
 
On the third day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
 
On the fourth day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
 
testaroli lunigiana
 
On the fifth day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
 
sgabei lunigiana
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On the sixth day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Six bags of Bigliolo beans
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
 
On the seventh day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Seven scrumptious barbotte
Six bags of Bigliolo beans
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
barbotta lunigiana
 
On the eighth day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Eight torte d’erbi
Seven scrumptious barbotte
Six bags of Bigliolo beans
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
 
On the ninth day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Nine carafes of China 
Eight torte d’erbi
Seven scrumptious barbotte
Six bags of Bigliolo beans
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
china liquor from lunigiana
 On the tenth day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Ten plates of panigacci
Nine carafes of China 
Eight torte d’erbi
Seven scrumptious barbotte
Six bags of Bigliolo beans
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
panigacci lunigiana
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On the eleventh day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Eleven loaves of Marocca
Ten plates of panigacci
Nine carafes of China 
Eight torte d’erbi
Seven scrumptious barbotte
Six bags of Bigliolo beans
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
 
On the twelfth day of Christmas
Lunigiana gave to me
Twelve Teschietto onions
Eleven loaves of Marocca
Ten plates of panigacci
Nine carafes of China 
Eight torte d’erbi
Seven scrumptious barbotte
Six bags of Bigliolo beans
Five golden sgabei …
Four testaroli
Three pots of honey
Two sacks of chestnut flour
And a lamb from the hills of Zeri
treschietto onions
 
 
For anyone not familiar with this Christmas song, here is a version with the original words.  If you have trouble viewing it, please click here.
 

Twelve Days of a Lunigiana Christmas appeared on Ciao Lunigiana on 16 December 2014

 
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