Category Archives: food

 

Italy’s Richest Man has Died.

Thank you Michele Ferrero. Gianduja. Nutella. Ferrero Rocher chocolate candy. The enticing aroma of chocolate and hazelnuts filled the air around the village of Alba in the NW Italian region of Piedmont which is the […]

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Difference between Barolo vs Barbaresco?

This is an educated, lively and well created video to give you a good background of two great red wines of Italy. http://winefolly.com/review/difference-barolo-vs-barbaresco/ When I first started visiting and working in the wine region of […]

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“It may smell funny, but the elusive white truffle fetches fortune”

Have you wondered what a white truffle is? They will be featured in my book about the land and people of the Northwest italian wine and food region of Piemonte. Here’s a new radio story […]

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Salumi! Coming to America

To quote one of my favorite reporters, Sylvia Poggioli,  “Starting May 28, a four-decades-old ban on the import of many Italian salumi will be lifted.”  Here’s a link to an excellent article  to read if you […]

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