Кафе Chiaroscuro Florence
Cafe in Florence is located on one of the central streets of the city - Via del Corso, stretching between Piazza Signoria and Piazza Duomo. A cozy and hospitable establishment…

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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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Famous Italian pizza
Perhaps there is no such tourist who, having arrived for the first time on the Apennines, would not have tasted the famous Italian pizza. Pizza in Italy is no longer…

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Restaurant L’Immagine

Italy, Milan, Via Varesina, 61 20156 Milano, Italia DISPLAY ON MAP Average bill: $ 20-50 (per person) Type of cuisine: Italian + (39 239) 264564ww.limmaginebistrot.it
The restaurant in Milan is an unusually cozy and welcoming place. Here you will be treated to a glass of wine and a snack of sun-dried tomatoes, which you will enjoy while waiting for the ordered dishes.

For appetizer, the restaurant’s menu in Milan offers assorted Italian cheeses, beef carpaccio with arugula and Parmesan, buffalo mozzarella with tomatoes and basil. At first, Italians prefer pasta or risotto. L’Immagine serves a wide variety of pastas to suit all tastes, and you can also enjoy traditional Milanese saffron risotto. Then follows the main course: meat or fish. Fans of meat dishes will have to choose between the juicy and aromatic Fiorentina steak, stewed with vegetables and herbs, calfskin “Osso Buko” and tender tenderloin baked with mushrooms. Continue reading

Pizzeria Calvino in Trapani in Sicily

On the third day of our stay in Sicily, Mario and Antonella invited us to a pizzeria. I personally really looked forward to this evening, because I was eager to see the authentic institution, where the Sicilians themselves go, and try the local cuisine. And she, by the way, is very different from everything that we tried in other regions of Italy. In Sicily, seafood and garlic, which is present in almost all dishes, are especially honored, and pizza is no exception. So, our table was booked for eight in the evening – the very time when absolutely all the local population is having dinner, so almost no cars or even pedestrians came across our way. Outside, the Calvino pizzeria, founded in the distant 1946, looks very simple and doesn’t really bother visitors. But this is not necessary – from eight in the evening a line of those who have not booked a table in advance begins to accumulate here, which in itself already attracts random tourists. Continue reading

Culinary Guide to Italy. Part I. Northern Italy
Italian culinary traditions have evolved over the centuries, absorbing elements of Greek, Arabic and Northern European cuisine, as well as neighboring France, Austria, Switzerland and the Balkans. Therefore, do not…

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The history of pizza
How did pizza come about? Similar dishes already existed among the ancient Greeks and Romans. They were dishes laid out on slices of bread. Bread with additives of meat, cheese,…

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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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Burger Il Panino Tondo
Burger in Florence is a worthy alternative to Italian pizza and panini, which can be found at every step in the city. Il Panino Tondo is a traditional American fast…

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