From Siena to Naples, five famous Italian writers present us with five brilliant books. Stories of murders, values of friendship, courage and love will make you discover the the true, modern Italian novel.
Travel writer, Emma Whitehair, heads off to romantic Sicily to explore the famous Aeolian Islands and indulge in the local gastronomy. With Sicilian Baroque bang en vogue this year I felt inspired to explore the Aeolian Islands, [...]
From murders to marriage, corruption and more, these novels set in Venice make excellent holiday reading.
There's few ingredients, if any, as decadent as truffles. If you fancy a taste of the dolce vita then whip up some crispy and creamy arancini (risotto balls). This recipe makes a great starter and you can prepare them in advance so you can [...]
Alongside his brother, Manuel, Christian Costardi runs the restaurant at their family hotel, Hotel Cinzia in Vercelli, Italy. In 2009 the brothers gained their first Michelin star. Their current menu is based on four culinary principles: [...]
Alessandro Borghese is one of Italy’s most renowned young chefs and television personalities. Although he was born in San Francisco, he was schooled in Rome, before travelling all over the world, first cooking on cruise ships and then in [...]