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 a white gold … 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 of cheese and … 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 United States. They … 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 that it is … 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 techniques can create … 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 them to alcohol … 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 profile. Here are … 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 pouring process. Here … 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 exclusively in the … Read more

Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Gambling

Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Gambling 2

Many casino players are starting to move over to playing their favorite games on online casinos instead of land-based casinos, and this move is attributed to the many benefits that online casino websites provide that aren’t offered by their land-based counterparts. Of course, if there are benefits, then there would also be cons or disadvantages … Read more

Five Stunning Beaches to Visit in 2021

Five Stunning Beaches to Visit in 2021

The summer is quickly approaching and as the world slowly returns to normal, it is time to plan your next summer vacation. Beautiful white sand beaches and the tranquility of calm blue waters are the perfect environments to escape from the drudgery of everyday life. Here is the list of some of the best and … Read more

Where to Find Antique Oil Paintings

Where to Find Antique Oil Paintings

Collecting antiques can be a great hobby. It allows you to learn about the past and keep a bit of history in your home. Oil paintings are an excellent choice to add to your antique collection. They provide a glimpse into the past. If you want to purchase antique oil paintings but have already bought … Read more

Traditional Osso Buco

a bowl of osso buco

There are many delicious foods to discover in Italy, and one of those is osso buco or also known as ossobuco, which is veal shanks in English. It is a specialty of Lombard cuisine that is made of cross-cut veal shanks braised with vegetables, broth, and white wine. Most of the time, this dish is … Read more

Italian Herbs and Cheese Bread

freshly baked Italian herbs and cheese bread

Italian Herbs and Cheese Bread is a soft bread that bursts with fresh flavors. It is a savory combination of flavors mixed together in a soft and light wreath that looks as great as it tastes. It can be served for dinner parties, holidays, or a fancy weeknight dinner. But you can also make some … Read more

Focaccia: The Italian Bread

a whole focaccia bread with herbs and tomatoes

Focaccia is a flat oven-baked bread from Italy, which has a similar style and texture to the pizza. In other places, it is called “pizza Bianca.” It is usually served as a side dish or a sandwich bread. Back in Ancient Rome, a flatbread called panis foccacius was baked on the hearth. The name came … Read more

What To Do in Tuscany During Your Next Visit

What To Do in Tuscany During Your Next Visit

If you plan on going to Tuscany in the near future, you may be wondering what you can do during the pandemic. Fortunately, there are still plenty of activities that you can enjoy even during the coronavirus pandemic. For example, you can certainly still visit the city of Florence. Florence is one of the cultural … Read more