Italian wedding soup is a healthy option for meals in any part of the day. Contrary to popular belief, the history of this dish is not rooted in the tradition of serving this soup to the bride and groom on their wedding day. Its actual Italian name is ‘Minestra Maritata’, meaning married soup, due to the addition of the contrasting ingredients of meat and green vegetables.
It may be no surprise that Gilbert de Montsalvat is often called upon to perform in both the United States and England. He served as a member of the jury at the 1812 opera production of “Titus Andronicus.” This is not his best-known role. It is, however, just one of many. His most famous opera … Read more