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Focaccia Stuffed With Prosciutto Cotto, Provolone Cheese & Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto

I make some type of focaccia at least once a week. My basic rosemary topped focaccia is my favorite all-round focaccia to use for sandwiches, cut into small squares to serve in place of bread, or to simply snack on, but from time to time I like… Continue reading

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Lamb Shanks Braised With Red Wine & Rosemary

Our Easter celebration was a little different this year. We usually always spend it with family, but this year it was just my husband and myself, along with little Zoe (our little Yorkie pup). I spent the day cleaning out cupboards in anticipat… Continue reading

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Mysterious death of Italian banking executive to be re-examined amid murder claims

Prosecutors in Siena order body of David Rossi to be exhumed after family say he was killed for knowing too much about bank’s financial meltdown Continue reading

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Heiress to Italian fashion house Pucci faces manslaughter investigation

Prosecutors investigating whether tree, on estate owned by Pucci heiress, was diseased Continue reading

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Italian author Umberto Eco dies aged 84

The novelist and philosopher, who is best known for writing The Name of the Rose, had been suffering from cancer Continue reading

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I Love Italian Wine And Food – The Sardinia Region

Cannonau wine may qualify as the mother of all European wines. It is made from the Grenache grape, which originated in Spain. The producer, Sella and Mosca, has the second largest contiguous vineyard in Italy. Over 6 million bottles are year are produced on an estate of more than 1500 acres. Continue reading

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Italian Wine And Food – Aosta Valley Region, Piedmont Wine

The Aosta Valley is a little short on great wines, but the author found a fabulous Piedmont wine to substitute. Continue reading

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The Apulia Region

If you are looking for fine Italian wine and food, consider the Apulia region of southern Italy. You may find a bargain, and I hope that you’ll have fun on this fact-filled wine education tour.

Apulia is the heel of the Italian boot. Continue reading

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I Love Italian Wine And Food – The Molise Region

Molise is a small region of central eastern Italy on the Adriatic Sea. It is one of the most unspoiled regions of Italy, about 90% hills and mountains. Agricultural products include livestock, pigs, sheep, and goats, wheat and a variety of vegetables including giant celery. Continue reading

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Italy Kids

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Genova Italia

Why Wine Clubs Adore The Italian Wine Region Of Veneto One of the twenty regions that make up the country of Italy, Veneto is also one of the most renowned winemaking regions in both Italy and around the world. The … Continue reading

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