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Stuffed tomatoes. Photo by fahrwasser

Two Vegetables for Summer

Stuffed tomatoes are the quintessential summer dish, their sweetness enhanced by a turn in the oven. They are a beautiful contorno at dinner or a...
Food at zero miles

Food at zero miles

Melissa explains a particular Italian expression "Cibo a kilometro zero". Let's find out what Italians mean by saying it! What do I mean by “food at...
Crostata di more - Blackberry crostata

The Berries are In!

Strolling through my neighborhood Farmer’s Market I discovered an embarrassment of riches. There were beautiful red strawberries bursting with flavor...
Cavatelli with Seafood

Cavatelli ai Frutti di Mare

Ingredients 1 Lb Cavatelli - Homemade preferably, 1 Live lobster, 1 1/2 Dz Little neck clams, fruit removed and juice separated and filtered, 1/2 Lb...
Cibus Fair Opens in Parma until May 12

Cibus International Fair Opens in Parma until May 12

Cibus international Fair opened today in Parma until May 12, showcasing many new products aiming to introduce some innovation and the raising trend...
Brioche alla crema

Brioche Con Crema - Cream Puffs

Brioche con crema or cream puffs are my favorite desserts. Nothing like the tasteless ones you buy in the bakery. The cream is made from scratch. The...
Asparagus, a Promise for Spring

Asparagus, a Promise for Spring

Good gardeners always prepare for what the future will bring them. Now is the time to prepare for those succulent asparagus spears that will appear...
Mediterranean Diet Roundtable

The Mediterranean Diet Roundtable in California: A new way to address America’s health challenges

Beverly Hills – The Mediterranean Diet Roundtable (MDR) brings its second event to sunny California, the most "Mediterranean" state of the Union, on...
Parmiggiano Reggiano Exports on the Rise

Parmigiano Reggiano Exports on The Rise

The numbers of exports of Parmigiano Reggiano cheese has risen of 13.2% last year, the biggest rise in a decade, the Parmigiano Reggiano consortium...
Italy Launched the Extra-virgin oil ID system

Italy Launched the Extra-virgin oil ID system

The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Bari has launched an extra-virgin olive oil identification system to help tackle fraudulent production and to...