Salsiccia in Agrodolce

Salsiccia in Agrodolce

My mother in law comes from a very small town in the northern area of Tuscany called the Mugello. To be exact, she’s from Alto Mugello, or high Mugello, way up in the mountains on the border of Emilia-Romagna. As such, she has some wonderful recipes that she makes,...

35: 5 Ways to make your holiday season more Italian

Since the holiday season is officially here, I thought it would be fun to give Italy lovers some ideas on how to bring Italy into your home, no matter where you are in the world. As you can imagine, Christmas is a pretty big deal in Italia, what with some 75% of the...

33: Add some Italian to your holiday with these fun phrases

We’re coming up on that time of year again, the holiday season! And while the holiday season looks a bit different than the American version that kicks off with Thanksgiving, Christmastime in Italy is amazing. Between the Christmas markets, and the holiday lights,...

29. Why olive oil is liquid gold

If you’re missing Italy, bringing some Italian oil into your life is an easy way to experience Italy at home, since Italian oil is exported all over the world. Did you know olive oils are blended like wines to create the ideal taste for various dishes? That Italian...

25: 5 things you didn’t know about mozzarella cheese

Do you love Mozzarella as much as I do? It’s so good on pizza, but also pasta, and just plain sliced or cut into chunks.  I even had the privilege to go to a caseificio once, that’s a place where they produce cheese, and see the whole process. While there, I got...