Visit Cinque Terre

Visit Cinque Terre

The Cinque Terre is one of the most scenic corners of Italy! A magical land that is definitely worth visiting and discovering when one has a few days’ holiday ahead. The upcoming summer is certainly the perfect time to plan a trip to these places. Read this...
Spring asparagus season

Spring asparagus season

Asparagus are one of the best known and most widely enjoyed vegetables during the spring period. They flower for a limited time, from March to May, and then reappear the following year. Perhaps because of this short but intense period of life, it is a much desired and...
Neaples, seaside and Impepata di Cozze!

Neaples, seaside and Impepata di Cozze!

Who’s in the mood for sea breeze and fresh fish? Here’s a recipe you can’t miss!   Impepata di cozze (mussel soup) is a traditional Neapolitan dish that used to be prepared during Holy Week, particularly on the afternoon of Thursday or Good...
During Carnival anything goes! 

During Carnival anything goes! 

In general, every month of the year has its own festivity. February is the most eagerly awaited month for adults and children for the start of Carnival, a period that is coloured by fun and frolics and seems to bring a glow of light after the long, dark winter. Today,...
Focaccia Barese: A journey through Apulian flavours

Focaccia Barese: A journey through Apulian flavours

Focaccia Barese is one of the most appreciated and typical dishes of the Apulia region. Precisely from Bari, it’s characterized by a very soft dough topped with cherry tomatoes, olives, oregano and olive oil. Thick, with a crisp edge, slightly greasy and a very soft...
It’s World Pizza Day: 10 most unique types of pizza!

It’s World Pizza Day: 10 most unique types of pizza!

Do you know which is your favorite type of pizza? If it is still unclear to you, let’s find it out together! Getting into the heart of a tradition… let’s discover why our beloved pizza, one of the world’s favorite food, a UNESCO Intangible...
A new challenge for January 2023: go green and taste Veganuary!

A new challenge for January 2023: go green and taste Veganuary!

Let’s find out together some Italian recipes with which you can best start January in a plant-based way The New Year kicks off with a long list of resolutions, that after several postponements one would finally like to start! Is one of yours doing something good...
Is the Witch just a villain? Not in Italy!

Is the Witch just a villain? Not in Italy!

The Epiphany: takes all the holidays away! As Lorenzo Tozzi says in his famous song La Befana vien di notte (The Witch comes at night): ‘She comes and gives only, never asking for anything. Just a kiss and a smile, then suddenly disappears.’ But then what happens in...
Torrone: the Christmas treat par excellence

Torrone: the Christmas treat par excellence

Torrone is a traditional Italian treat widespread throughout the entire country, which is typically consumed during Christmas time. Actually, even though Torrone is mainly consumed during Christmas, Italians do eat it all year. Everyone, or almost everyone, has...
The Aperitivo, an all-Italian experience

The Aperitivo, an all-Italian experience

For those who grow up in Italy, the aperitivo is a moment that is as much a part of their culinary routine as breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Only when you move abroad do you realize that the Aperitivo is not such an obvious tradition, in fact, there is a real culture...
Mushrooms, a versatile ingredient at the base of tasty fall recipes

Mushrooms, a versatile ingredient at the base of tasty fall recipes

As autumn approaches, there is no hobby more delightful than organising hikes in the middle of the woods. The autumn colours are a glorious display of shades, from pale yellow to deep orange, and this season offers a wave of scents that are also ideal for relaxing the...
Italian cuisine, love at first bite!

Italian cuisine, love at first bite!

What do Germans and Italians have in common? Probably quite a few things, but the most obvious is their love for Italian cuisine and the places from where it derives. Germans just love everything Italian, the taste, the smells and the ingredients. Honestly, who can...
Win a stay in Catania by entering the Pistachio Instagram contest

Win a stay in Catania by entering the Pistachio Instagram contest

True Italian is launching an Instagram contest during the Pistachio Street Food Festival. Don’t miss the chance to win a stay in Catania, Sicily The most delicious event of this summer in Berlin is finally around the corner. This weekend, on Saturday 27 and...