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Is The Mediterranean Diet Still As Healthy As It Used to Be?

Is The Mediterranean Diet As Healthy As It Used to Be?

According to a research published on Clinical Nutrition ESPEN - one of the official publications of the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and...
Discover Sicily: get a taste of this land and its traditions

Discover Sicily: get a taste of this land and its traditions

Roxana Iacoban and Italia Slow Tour take us to Sicily where they taste local fruit and veggies vendor, Garco’s ricotta cheese. Here her story...
50 Trivia Facts about Italy (Part Four)

50 Trivia Facts about Italy (Part Four)

The Tuscan Muse walks us through the last part with the most interesting facts about Italy. Here what makes Italy popular and unique! The longest...
Eataly Set To Open a New Store at the World Trade Center

Eataly Set To Open a New Store at the World Trade Center

Eataly has announced it will be opening a second New York City location at the World Trade Center on August 11. The store will debut a 40,000-square-...
50 Trivia Facts about Italy (Part Three)

50 Trivia Facts about Italy (Part Three)

Third part of the series introduced by Tuscan Muse with the most interesting things about Italy. Here we go! The national bird of Italy is Bluebird...
Nonna Carmela's Stuffed Mushrooms

Nonna Carmela's Stuffed Mushrooms

Rossella and Nonna Carmela D'Angelo are making Stuffed Mushrooms, a specialty appetizer that Nonna Carmela makes at all holidays. Nonna Carmela hails...
 Herb and Garlic Grilled Eggplant (Melanzane alla Graticola)

Celebrating summer vegetables – Emilia-Romagna style!

The farmer’s markets in Los Angeles are finally filling up with summer vegetables. Summer squash of all shapes and colors, Italian and Japanese...
Every day 3 thousand euros get tossed in the Trevi Fountain

50 Trivia Facts about Italy (Part Two)

The Tuscan Muse walks us through another list of facts about Italy which will surprise you: The national sport of Italy is soccer (known as football...
What Makes San Marzano Tomatoes Special?

What Makes San Marzano Tomatoes Special?

When chefs throughout the world prepare authentic Italian sauce, San Marzano tomatoes are their preference. These thin, pointy, sweet plum tomatoes...
Bottura's Osteria Francescana Elected The Best Restaurant Worldwide

Bottura's Osteria Francescana Elected The Best Restaurant Worldwide

Osteria Francescana in Modena has been named the best eatery on the planet at the World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards during a ceremony at Cipriani...