winter

Monte Lussari, a beautiful land, once the main battlefield of the World War I

Monte Lussari, a beautiful land, once the main battlefield of the World War I

The Lussari Mountain is located between Trieste, and the Alps and it is part of the Friuli Venezia Giulia region. The Carso area was important during...
Costolettine di Manzo Brasate - Beef Short Ribs Braised in Red Wine

The Braises of Winter - Warming Food for Cold Weather

Braises of beef have been stalwarts of Italian cuisine for hundreds of years. Once the province of home cooks, these dishes are now making...
Poached Pears with Mascarpone Cream

Winter’s Delight - Poached Pears

Whether it is the stone fruits of summer, such as peaches, apricots, even cherries, or that most glorious fruit of the colder months, the pear,...
Light & nourishing soups for winter time

Light & nourishing soups for winter time

In Winter I always enjoy hearty soups, but light, broth based soups have their place too. Aside from elegant first courses, they are often the...

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