If you’ve ever been to Italy, you know the right thing to do – enjoy a nice cup of coffee as soon as possible. You can get a good “caffe’” at the airport and even at the Autogrill, the Italian motorway rest stops. You may have fallen in love with espresso in your travels. But […]
Eating with family and friends consumes more calories. It’s also much more enjoyable. In Italy, the planning, preparation, and enjoyment of even the simplest meals brings out the best of people. “Food makes people happy, it takes you back home, it says so many things that words can’t say,” says Sophia Loren.
The perfect recipe is fresh and in-season local food Even with the convenience of supermarkets, it’s fairly common to buy fresh fruit, vegetables, fish or meat, flowers, cheeses, and other items at open markets and specialty stores on the day. Supermarkets are convenient for durable foods, but if you want good advice with your purchase, […]
If we are What we Eat, Who Are we When we Eat Poorly? Massimo Bottura is the chef patron of Osteria Francescana, a three-Michelin-star restaurant that opened in 1995 in in Modena, Italy, which was ranked #1 in the World’s Best in 2016 and #3 in the last two years. The avant-garde restaurant is famous […]