Italy’s White Gold Cheese

some buffalo mozzarella on a plate

There are many dishes and foods that are worth trying in Italy. One example is the Ina Garten Italian wedding soup. But aside from that, another delicious Italian food that you must taste is Italy’s white gold cheese.  The white gold cheese in Italy is also known as Buffalo Mozzarella. It is … Read more

The Best Meat and Cheese Combinations

meat and cheese on boards

Serving a meat and cheese platter is probably the easiest way to entertain your guests and look like you’ve exerted a ton of effort in cooking and preparing, when in reality, you’ve just put some basic tricks and designing knowledge altogether. Just like how you would pair wine and cheese, certain types … Read more

Pepperoni Pizza Did Not Originate in Italy

thin pepperoni pizza

Pizza is one of the most popular foods in the world, especially in Italy. Among the many varieties and flavors of pizza, pepperoni is one that most people order. But did you know that pepperoni pizza did not originate from Italy? Pizza in Italy is not like the pizza enjoyed in the … Read more

Do Strawberries Go Well With Cheese?

Strawberries

One of the many questions cheesemongers get from customers is what fruit goes well with cheese. Some are also curious if cheese and strawberries go together. If you are one of these people, chances are you love cheese and strawberries individually but would like to try if the two go well like … Read more

History of Tuscany, Italy

Tuscany countryside

Tuscany is a region situated in central Italy, and it has about 3.8 million inhabitants as of 2019. This region is famous for producing fine tasting wines such as Brunello di Montalcino, Chianti, Morellino di Scansano, and Vernaccia di San Gimignano. Tuscany also has a strong cultural identity and a linguistic sense … Read more

Wine Party Themes

Same Color, Different Varietals Select wines that are the same color but different varietals then compare and learn how different varietals can vary. Red: Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc White: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Viognier Same Varietal Select wines of the same varietal and compare how different winemaking … Read more

From Vineyard to Cellar

vineyard sunrise

Winemaking is both an art and a science, as it combines the creative hand of the winemaker with the chemical-focused process of grape fermentation. The fermentation process for almost all types wine is fairly straightforward: yeast is added first to grape juice, and then the yeast consumes the grape’s sugars and converts … Read more

Tuscan Grape Varietals

Sangiovese grapes

Tuscan wine is considered as one of the best types of wine in the world, and its unique and outstanding flavor is attributed to the grapes used to make it. There are different types of grapes that are utilized to make Tuscan wine, and each type would often present a different flavor … Read more

How to Serve Wine

wine glass

Serving wine correctly can add enjoyment to any occasion, from a casual get-together with friends to a more formal dinner party. In addition, being able to serve wine properly also enhances its flavor, and while it may seem like a trivial thing, there is actually some science on a bottle of wine’s … Read more

Oven cooked chine of pork

roasted pork loin

For this recipe, we will be learning how to prepare an oven-cooked chine of porn, which can also be called as roasted pork loin. This dish is often served for dinner and is quite popular in Italy, especially its cured variant, the Lonzino, which is a type of “salumi” that is made … Read more