Exploring the Food of ItalySome of the most popular foods in the world can be traced back to Italy. After all, it is the birthplace of the pizza. However, there is far more to Italian cuisine than pizza and pasta. If you are interested, then you can explore our guides and discover more of the many delights the Italian kitchen has to offer.
Italian Cheese and its uses in Cooking
Pasta is one of the world's most popular dishes, and for good reason. It's incredibly easy to make, and as a result, it can be paired with just about anything. Really, anything. Chicken, beef, seafood, vegetables, and even sweets can all be…160
Italian Cuisine and Food from the Sea
Italian cuisine is a reflection of its geographic location, the varied geography of Italy and the many diverse cultures that have influenced it over the centuries. The cuisine is based on local and regional ingredients such as olive oil,…171
Italian Cuisine and the Best Tomato Sauce
Tomato sauce is one of the easiest, most delicious ways to make use of summer’s harvest of tomatoes. The classic red sauce, made with tomatoes, onion, garlic, and oregano, is so versatile that it can be used in so many other dishes. The…164
Italian Olive Oil and the Italian Olive Farmers
Although a variety of oils is produced around the world, only a few types are used in the production of olive oil. These oils include olive varieties that are best suited to produce olive oil. In particular, producers who use olive oil must use…171
The Varieties of Pastas in an Italian Kitchen
Pastas are one of the most popular and widely consumed foods in the world. The versatility of pasta is only matched by its popularity. No matter where you are in the world, you are sure to find people eating pasta. From soups to main courses to…170
What is Pizza and Where Did it Originate?
Did you know that pizza is actually might not Italian in origin? While many people believe that pizza was invented in Italy, the truth is that the Pizza’s origins are still the subject of much debate. Some historians trace its culinary origins…158
Italian Wines and the Importance in Italian Society
The world of wine has long been a staple of the luxurious and refined dining experience. In the Western world, red wine has long been considered a staple of a fine dining experience. In fact, it has become so ingrained in the culture that even…149
A Guide to the Most Famous Italian Wine Regions
When it comes to wine, Italy knows how to make some serious magic. The country is one of the world’s leading producers of the beverage, and its variety is astounding. From north to south, from high altitudes to the coast, and from the Italian…159
The Fundamental flavors of Italian Cuisine
Italian cuisine has a long history and an abundance of Regional and Ancestral Recipes. Italian food is the result of centuries of social and economic change in Italy, and the wave of these influences has swept the country with different…168
What is The Mediterranean Diet?
The Mediterranean diet is one of the healthiest and most enjoyable ways to eat. It is rich in heart-healthy fats, fiber, and antioxidants. It is also one of the most distinctive diets. The Mediterranean diet originated in Greece, where it has…150