Northern Italy

tagliatelle

Tagliatelle

Behind every pasta is a tale, and tagliatelle is no different.  Legends and folklore about this pasta are absolutely captivating and offer a story behind the yellow ribbons that are between 6.5 and 10mm in width. The story of inception of tagliatelle dates back to the marriage of the Bolognese warlord, Annibale Bentivoglio and his […]

27.01.2016
oilwater

Oil and Water: Northern & Southern Italy Are Two Different Worlds Part 1

The world is a very small place when you examine how people behave. When one takes a peek at Italy, you would suspect that a country that is 96% Italian and very homogeneous would display very similar behaviors, languages and cultures.  Just like in the United States, geography plays a major part in the distinct […]

22.01.2016