Sweet success of licorice, Rossano’s ‘black gold’

Even in the time of the Ancient Greeks, Calabria’s s soil and climate had already proved ideal for growing long, thick and sweet licorice roots...

Su filindeu: a pasta so rare it’s at risk of disappearing

This is the story of a dish whose origin is rooted in people’s own heritage and centennial tradition. It is the story of a dish that was born to be...

Uova del diavolo: eggs with tomatoes and onions

“Alla gloria di Dio, ci’a racommando a papà mio” is what my mom says every time she makes this dish – an Italian tradition of sending a salute to a...

Bye-Bye Columbus? Addio Italian Heritage Day?

On Tuesday, January 23, 2017, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted to approve a proposal to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day...

Did Italian orecchiette use to speak French?

This popular pasta shape typical of Salento and usually served with turnip greens or rabbit ragout sauce may have originated in France where , during...

Speck, the “Italian smokey that comes from the mountains,” gastronomic expression born from the meeting between Mediterranean and North European traditions

This aromatic and smokey cold cut , whose name betrays its Alto Adige origins ( speck means “ lard ” in German ), is largely unknown outside of Italy...

Checkmate to bad olive oil: here are some simple rules to recognize a quality extra virgin

First of all , always go for dark bottles that protect their content from light and avoid its oxidation . Labels should give us basic information:...
Elezioni Politiche 2018: come e quando si vota all'estero

Elezioni Politiche 2018: come e quando si vota all'estero

Alle prossime elezioni politiche gli italiani residenti all’estero voteranno per corrispondenza. A ricevere il plico elettorale all’indirizzo...
Bandi per tirocini presso le Ambasciate e i Consolati italiani

Bandi per tirocini presso le Ambasciate e i Consolati italiani

È online il nuovo bando MAECI-MIUR-Fondazione CRUI per tirocini presso Ambasciate, Consolati, Rappresentanze permanenti e Istituti di Cultura d’...
Da Malibù ad Ascoli Satriano: i monumentali Grifoni  svelano la preziosità di Herdonia e dell’antica Daunia

Da Malibù ad Ascoli Satriano: i monumentali Grifoni svelano la preziosità di Herdonia e dell’antica Daunia

È un'esperienza affascinante percorrere le strade dell'antica Daunia, territorio che corrisponde oggi alla provincia di Foggia, in Puglia,...

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