Italy

Italy

agnello alla greca

In Italy, beginning at midnight of 31st of December, people eat lentils, as an augury of money, cotechino or zampone (cooked spicey sausage) for abundance, and fruit, especially grapes, as a symbol of life.

Sagra

Italy alone celebrates between 34 and 35 thousand local festivals. Those involved number between two and three million. The man speaking is Adriano Facchini, agronomist, agricultural produce marketing expert

Kourabiedes

Christmas in the Mediterranean it represents the beginning of festivities for the end of the year, and it is above all in sweetness that this holiday is enjoyed

cassata

This is the recipe that is linked more closely to Sicilian tradition than any other typical pastry. The Sicilian cassata derives from the influences of the Arab culture.

sgombro

50% of the populations of the seas is at a maximum level of capture. Beyond this rate they head toward extinction. One books speaks about this, author is the marine biologist Silvio Greco.

Marturana

This is certainly one of the emblems of special Sicilian sweets, the jewel in the crown of a sector that knows no crisis and that is loved worldwide.

Porec

22 hotels, 7 tourist resorts, 10 campgrounds, 47,000 accommodations and millions of visitors annual with a significant amount present in two main tourist regions...

Pompei

An observer of Italian cuisine cannot help but be fascinated its aromas, flavors and the natural quality if its ingredients. For a foreigner, it...

formaggio

In this chaos related to EU standards and legislation, where the Commission would be willing to approve a violation procedure against Italy for the...

Rosenthal Sambonet MeshColor

Innovation comes from afar for Sambonet Paderno Industrie: a business with more than 150 years of history, today the international leader of kitchen and...

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Ilaria Guidantoni

The Mediterranean, for its characteristic of being a closed sea, feeds off the lands it touches upon in an intensely intimate relationship, fuelling a correspondence among them as well.