Guide to Marzolino Rosso

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Italy has been famous for some of the all-time favorite dishes. The country that came up with the idea of Pizza, Pasta, and other famous dishes has a lot of other things to come up on Menus such as Marzolino Rosso. We knew the concept of cheese in many items but Marzolino … Read more

Ingredient Descriptions

Adobo: A sauce or paste made from a variety of ingredients that may include chiles, salt, vinegar, garlic, and herbs. Aioli: A simple mixture of garlic and mayonnaise. All-purpose flour: An all-around flour with a fine texture that comes either “bleached” or “unbleached”. Allspice: Usually used in ground form, allspice has a … Read more

Frescobaldi?s Laudemio Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Le Specialita Frescobaldi The Frescobaldi?s are not just famous for their wines. The talents of the family extend beyond the vine and into the olive groves of Tuscany where since 1985 they have been cultivating quality olives. The Frescobaldi?s own over 250 hectares of olive groves, with about 88,000 plants, and a … Read more

Cutting Herbs

How to Slice & Dice Fresh Herbs A lot of attention is paid to fresh ingredients in Italian cooking. You will not often hear the sound of a can opening in an Italian kitchen, but you will hear the vigorous roar of an active knife on a chopping board. And more often … Read more

Cooking Tips

You can’t always look out your window and enjoy panoramic views, rolling countryside, or medieval hilltop villages. But you can learn how to cook Tuscan and bring the flavors of this amazing culinary region into your own home. Tuscan cuisine is astonishingly simple to create and extremely flavorful to enjoy. All you … Read more

Vinegar and Spice

Balsamic Vinegar Balsamic vinegar is specialty vinegar from the region of Modena, north of Bologna. Made for centuries, it is made from the must of white grapes. The must is boiled down to a concentrated, white juice and then aged for decades in a series of barrels, each barrel a different size … Read more

Your Own Herb Garden

Generally, herbs are a group of widely distributed plants excluding fruits, vegetables, and other micronutrient plants. Herbs come with aromatic and savory properties that are used for garnishing and making foods flavorful. Also, they are used for perfumes and medicinal purposes. The culinary purposes of the herbs distinguish them from spices. Herbs … Read more

Italian Cooking Tips on Cutting Herbs

Have you ever dined in an Italian restaurant and, after relishing the delicious main course, said to yourself, ‘I will replicate this dish at home.’? But no matter how many different recipes you tried, you just could not get the taste right; something was always missing. Perhaps, the problem isn’t with your … Read more