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Lentils- An Italian Tradition

Italian food traditions are ripe with symbolism. Every holiday has a story either rooted in truth or legend. New Year’s Eve is no different and the main star dish is lentils with cotechino. Lentils represent coins and said to bring … Continue reading

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BIG Italian Thanksgiving

For many years, the joke in our family was what to cut out of our Thanksgiving dinner. The matrons of the family decided on the soup; the lightest dish on the menu. We never really did cut anything out of … Continue reading

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10 Things Why We (and You) Will Love Italy in Autumn

We may spend the rest of our lives composing a list of reasons to love Italy. As hard as it was, we managed to condense an autumnal list of why travel to Italy is an ideal time.   Here goes: … Continue reading

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The Beginner’s Guide to Best Italian Wines of 2017

So many to choose from but find out the best in Italian wines with our guide for 2017! Continue reading

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The Evolution of Espresso

The Evolution of Espresso Espresso: one of the most beloved universal symbols for coffee lovers around the world. As we celebrate International Coffee Day on September 29th, let us explore how espresso came to be. In the early twentieth century, … Continue reading

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The Sweet Deal About Gelato

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The Sweet Deal About Gelato

Have you taken a vacation photo lately with a delicious ice cream in hand? Gelato is one of the great pleasures of taste and life. Italian gelato may be confused with imitations such as Italian ice, ice cream, or a … Continue reading

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