An American in Italy

The Spring vegetables are coming in, and boy are they delicious! I don’t want to spend a lot of time...

This is a delicious and extremely easy recipe! Just my style.

Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is one of the oldest wines in Italy.

Ostuni is located in the Puglia region of Italy in the Province of Brindisi.

Castello di Verrazzano is one of the most famous in the Chianti region.

Located on Piazza della Republicca, to the left if you are facing the great arch, is Giubbe Rosse.

These are cheap and delicious.

Hello Dear Readers, Well, I finally did it. A bucket list item that was on my list since I learned to read many years ago....

With the warm weather, my thoughts turn to the wonderful ingredients of Spring, like fresh basil and...

Ok. I am ready to commit to my favorite place for gelato. It’s La Carraia!

This is my latest restaurant find!

As bad as I hate to include this on my blog, I will because amazingly enough,...

When I lived in the States, I was a Starbucks fan….I guess that was before I got used to having really...

The aperitivo, Italy’s wonderful happy hour-like, drink with buffet, doesn’t get much better than at Kitsch.

Food in Morocco is delicious! Beef is the most eaten meat, although chicken comes close behind. Lamb is also eaten, but for...

In my exploration of vegetables, I rediscovered Brussel Sprouts. My son had told me last year that he had been...

This place is one of my favorite for an appertivo. The drinks are priced at 6-7 euro and include a...

IMG_0099 For my birthday dinner, I wanted seafood.

. The Herbal Amaro is finally ready and I’ve bottled it.

Of course you know the Clementine orange, that delightful small fruit that is available at Christmas time due to the ripening...

Yes, I am cooking a lot lately! The weather has turned cold, and there are so many new things to...

Cavolo Nero, or Black Cabbage, a vegetable similar to Kale in the USA and is my latest vegetable find and gastronomic...

The Herbal Amaro (recipe located here) is now resting in the second stage.

This couldn’t be easier or taste better!

Every year, the Piazza of Santa Croce hosts a German Christmas Market through the month of December.