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How to make great pizza - Part 2

Now that you've gathered together a basic pizza making toolkit, let's start actually making one... ​ Ingredients for Our Basic Pizza Dough Proofing...
Il fascino dei tranquilli mercati rionali che a Milano possono diventare ritrovi da blogger

Il fascino dei tranquilli mercati rionali che a Milano possono diventare ritrovi da blogger

Che Milano sia una città per lo shopping non c’è dubbio. C’è da aggiungere che è una città per lo shopping a tutte le tasche. Oltre alle sfavillanti...

How to make great pizza - Part 1

When I started making pizza about 15 years ago, I made a lot of terrible pies... doughy, pale-looking, tasteless, flat, oily, floppy, burnt--you name...

Getting ready for Carnival

We are getting ready to celebrate the Carnival preparing some typical sweet food that reminds us of childhood memories. In Modena we have the frappe...

A terrace with a view in Livorno

Are you a panaroma lover? The MAscagni Terrace in Livorno is one of the most beautiful panorama points of Tuscany - and should be on everyone's "to...

The Charioteer of Mozia: meeting the Greek Youth in Siciliy

There are many Greek treasures in Sicily and one of these is on a little island off the coast of Marsala, Mozia. Here, in a small museum that you...

The stunning piazza del Duomo of Pistoia

If you are ever in Pistoia, a beautiful town in Tuscany, don't miss the Piazza del Duomo, dominated by the cathedral and lined with other stunning...

Caffé Umbria educates and builds for the future

Poised for growth in 2017, Seattle based cof fee roastery Caffè Umbria opens its first Training Lab, to share three generations of coffee knowledge w...

The benefits of kissing like an Italian

My wife says I'm a great kisser. Perhaps it's because I've had lots of practice before she came into my life. (Only joking, lovey!) But perhaps it's...
Il salotto di Trieste e l’incanto della piazza aperta più grande d’Europa

Il salotto di Trieste e l’incanto della piazza aperta più grande d’Europa

Una visita alla città giuliana, capoluogo della regione Friuli Venezia Giulia, non può che cominciare dal magnifico Castello di Miramare, preziosa...

Cooking with Nonna: Chiacchiere alla Barese

It's almost Carnevale, and Carnevale, in Italy, means chiacchiere! Learn how to make these delciious treats with Nonna!

Grignolino Wine: a great find in Torino

Have you ever tried a bottle of Grignolino D’Asti wine? It is relatively easy to find on a visit to Turin. It complements many regional foods well,...

Relax and beauty in Sperlonga

Pretty whitewashed houses, narrow alleys and delightful little piazzas: Sperlonga, a quaint maritime village perched on the sides of Monte Magno in...
International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2017

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2017

During World War II roughly 8,000 Italian Jews were deported from their families and from their country by the fascist regime which was acting in...

Central Italy shakes again

Four earthquakes have struck Central Italy on Wednesday. The first tremor was felt around 10:25 am local time and it made buildings as far as Rome...

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