Tips for Pairing Italian Wines with Food

Whether you are dining out, planning a romantic picnic, or preparing a special meal at home, when it comes to pairing Italian wines with foods, the universal rules of wine pairing remain unchanged.  While this article covers both white and red Italian wines, along...

How to Make Pesto with Fresh Basil

In this recipe, I’ll show you how to make pesto with fresh basil.   It’s easy, simple and has a bunch of delicious uses!  Jump to Recipe   HOW TO MAKE PESTO AT HOME When you learn how to make basil pesto at home, you won’t want to ever buy it...

Quick Italian Hot Chocolate

This weekend we are expected to get about 8 inches of snow.   If that doesn’t shout hot chocolate season, I don’t know what ever will! What is Italian hot chocolate and how is it different than regular hot chocolate? One simple ingredient… nutella!...

Hello 2019!

Last year around this time I posted about my New Year’s goals and reflected a bit on 2017.  I got a nice response from my readers and friends so I thought I’d do the same this year.  I hope you enjoy my personal post! So today I went through to see which...

Anginetti Italian Lemon Cookies Recipe

These Italian Lemon Cookies can also be known as Italian Christmas cookies, Italian lemon cookies, Italian Lemon Drop Cookies and Anginetti.  But no matter what you decide to call them, they still taste absolutely amazing each and every time! Italian lemon cookies can...