Even though chocolate spread is now found globally it has a proud history in Italy where it is consumed in quantity and where by a quirk of fate it was originally invented.
Saffron in Abruzzo a short history.
Abruzzo is a mountainous region with magnificent ancient mountaintop castles. Rocco Calascio is one such fortress castle.
When the temperatures begin to hit 35 degrees centigrade (95 degrees Fahrenheit) it's best to take things a bit slow, here are some tips on how to deal with the stifling Summer heat of Rome
Translation into English of the 1982 Bolognese meat sauce recipe for the flat ribbon style pasta known as Tagliatelle.
Eating in a strange country can be a challenge. This article will help you eliminate some of the weird, and frankly nasty, dishes on the Italian menu.
Walking Wine tasting Tours in locations in Rome that you can try without having to take a Roadtrip out to the countryside wine regions.
The Alchemical Door, on the Esquiline hill, near Piazza Vittorio Rome Italy.
A brief introduction to the stovetop coffee tradition in Italy.
A short guide to this global favourite, Tiramisu
A short guide to the mineral rich thermal baths of central Italy
The mysterious colony of cats that have lived in Roman Temples since ancient times.
Aperitivo is a type of Italian snack that is a substitute for a full meal.
Some tips on how to order a coffee if you are on holiday in Rome
These are the strong liqueurs traditionally consumed after a meal to help digestion. They're known as "digestivos" in Italian.
After the stress of traveling, when you feel trapped in your hotel room, what is better than going out to enjoy a nice pizza? I live in Rome and want to share 6 awesome spots with you.
Everybody loves pizza seeing it cooked fresh in a wood-fired brick oven is an irresistible temptation. Here is a rough guide to the different types of pizza base and the main toppings found in Italy.