Italian Sausage

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In this video, Louis Polidori tells the story of how his family started making Italian Sausage at their market in North Denver. The Polidori family has been making Italian Sausage since 1925; find out more at polidorimeats.com.

This story was produced by the Center for Digital Storytelling (storycenter.org) and the Colorado Historical Society, in conjunction with the “Italians of Denver” exhibit at the Colorado History Museum. More stories from this series are available at milehighstories.com.

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2 Responses to “Italian Sausage”

  1. Bob Garramone Says:

    If you’re Italian, you bought sausage from the Polidoris. Polidori’s Market on Shoshone was the place to buy fresh pasta and Italian sausage when I was young in the forties. It’s still the best.

  2. John Fasciani Says:

    Mancinelli’s sausage and Market was pretty awesome, to!

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