Untouristed Amalfi Coast Town With Great Restaurant

Perched high above the town of Amalfi on the mountainside, the village of Pogerola feels like a refreshing, peaceful refuge far from the mass of tourists, traffic jams and souvenir shops in Amalfi’s busy centre. Amalfi residents go there to eat in family run restaurants and immerse themselves in mountain air and calm. Pogerola is […]

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Pasta Pescatore: Italian Fishermen’s Pasta

Yield: Serves 4 Prep Time: 15 mins Cook Time: 20 mins This mixed seafood pasta in a spicy tomato sauce comes from the delicious site, italianfoodforever.com with Italian recipes in 27 categories. You can also search for recipes by ingredient or Italian region. The seafood pasta I ate at La Capannina was much simpler, with […]

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How To Experience The Italian Cooking & Wine Tour You Really Want

We can tweak our existing tour itineraries to suit your dreams or custom design just the right tour for you from scratch. No more compromising by accepting existing itineraries. Perhaps you’ve looked at our Food Lovers’ Adventure in Emilia-Romagna tour itinerary and liked most of it. But you’d love to go cycling and horseback riding […]

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Veneto Chicken: Tasty and Easy

This tasty, easy chicken recipe comes from the Veneto region, so serve it with rice. It comes from allrecipes.com which has an amazing array of Italian chicken recipes. Veneto chicken with vegetables, courtesy: allrecipes.com   3 large tomatoes, peeled, seeded and chopped 1 three pound/ 1.3 kg whole chicken, cut into pieces4 Tablespoons olive oil […]

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Discover A Gem of a City, Vicenza: Palladio’s Palazzos & Villas

Do you enjoy admiring stunning Renaissance palazzi and country villas with sweeping rural views, exploring small, lively cities in Italy and shopping for beautiful gold and gold jewelry? West of Venice, discover Vicenza, “the city of Palladio”, a UNESCO Heritage Site with 23 palazzi, churches and villas designed by architect, Palladio (1508-1580). Vicenza is one […]

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Penne Pasta With Radicchio And Prosciutto

This easy, tasty sounding pasta recipe with photo comes from a great recipe site, e-rcps.com/pasta/rcp/p_opqr/radicchio_pen.shtml penne with radicchio, prosciutto and parmesan cheese from the Veneto Serves 4 1 small head of radicchio, about 4-5 cups, washed and cut fine (shredded) 2 oz. of proscuitto crudo (raw), cut in thin strips 4 T extra virgin olive […]

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