Christmas Biscotti with Cranberries and Pistachios

This recipe comes from an Italian recipe site packed with delicious recipes, mangiabenepasta.com/seasonal biscotti.html This section also has recipes for pumpkin biscotti, gingerbread biscotti with spices like cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and cloves and chocolate peppermint biscotti. All would make wonderful gifts or would delight your dinner guests. cranberry & pistachio biscotti dipped in white chocolate. […]

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How To Cook, Eat & Drink Your Way Through Northern Italy

Do you love Barolo and Amarone wines? Would you like to discover the wine regions where they’re made and meet your favourite wine producers in Piedmont’s Barolo wine country and the Veneto’s Amarone wine country? And cook, eat, drink and laugh with a cast of wonderful local people so you experience authentic northern Italian life? […]

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Risotto With Barolo And Castelmagno Cheese

Serves 4 risotto with Barolo, courtesy The Guardian newspaper   good chicken stock 2 litres/ 8.375 cups butter 50 g/ 2 oz onion 1 chopped very, very finely superfine carnaroli rice 400 g/ 14 oz Barolo wine 200 ml/ 6.75 oz, plus a little extra for serving (optional) salt and freshly ground black pepper For […]

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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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