Restaurant La Cucina del Garga
Dine with beautiful views of the Arena di Verona at the Nastro Azzurro Restaurant. Visitors can take tables outside or inside the establishment. The menu offers Italian dishes and a…

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Italian cheeses: 5 most popular
When it comes to Italian cuisine, pasta, pizza and, of course, famous cheeses come to mind. Residents of sunny Italy are proud of their cheeses; in August-September, grandiose festivals are…

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Restaurants in Italy: Italian Menu Guide
Italian restaurants deserve special attention because they are justly considered one of the best in the Mediterranean. Italian cuisine is quite straightforward and its basis is made up of such…

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Monthly Archives: August 2017

10 main dishes of Roman cuisine

Going to Rome, I want to completely immerse ourselves in its atmosphere, get acquainted with the cultural traditions and features of life. Authentic cuisine plays an important role in this matter. You will be surprised, but the culinary art of Italy is not at all limited to pizza and pasta. Take advantage of our rating of the ten best dishes of Roman cuisine, be sure to try the Eternal City to taste! Saltimbocca A dish with the playful name Saltimbocca, which literally means “jump in your mouth”, rightfully tops our ranking of local culinary achievements. Delicate veal escalope with bacon melting in your mouth – invented and is the hallmark of the cuisine of Northern Italy, but very popular in Rome. Served with aromatic white wine sauce. Bucatini all’amatriciana In Russian reading – bucatini al amatriciana. Bucatini pasta (thick spaghetti with a hole) is sprinkled with sauce invented in Amatrice, a town in the north of the Lazio region. The base of the sauce is guanchale (pork cheek) and dense plum-like tomatoes. Continue reading

The best pizzerias in Rome

What do you want a spree tourist? Right, eat! What to eat in Rome? Right, pizza! Skillful cooks turn a piece of dough with something up there into a true poem. Tender and elastic dough is infused for three days, pizza is baked in a wood oven. The rejection of this method of baking was once one of the conditions for Italy to be admitted to the European Union. Italy neglected this condition. But the taste of national dishes is not neglected here. On this occasion, I can only say one thing – Buon appetito! It is especially nice when in good weather you can take a table on the street or an open veranda (I do so). From morning to evening, no pizzeria in Rome, of course, works, most often open closer to lunch, or even to dinner. Want to learn how to make real Italian pizza? We recommend hosting a master class in a real Roman pizzeria with a guide with Vladislav Doro. The interior in most cases is quite modest, because the main thing in a pizzeria is the enjoyment of good pizza, and the rest is secondary for Italians. Continue reading

Italian focaccia - wheat tortilla (part 1)
Italian Focaccia (Focaccia) - one of the most popular ancient types of bread that have survived to this day. This crispy bread was born thanks to the ingenuity of the…

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Time for real Italian pizza: 7 best recipes at home (part 1)
Birth Story If you go to Italy for real pizza, you can be a little disappointed. This dish, firmly entrenched in the menu of Russian pizzerias, has nothing to do…

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Types of pizza, composition and recipes
Depending on the size of the pizza, the amount of dough and toppings changes, but the ratio of ingredients remains approximately the same. Ingredients of Margarita pizza: pizza dough, tomatoes,…

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Forms and types of pasta (part 1)
Today, the market offers more than 350 types of various forms of pasta. Moreover, their amazing variety can vary from classic tubes to tennisrackets. Almost any significant event in the…

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