IS ROME VEGAN FRIENDLY?

Where to find the best vegetarian restaurants in Rome? When you think about traditional Roman food, an overflowing plate of bucatini all’amatriciana, or the even more popular spaghetti alla carbonara, or a panino con la porchetta. So many Italian dishes are meaty in some way so, one might think that, as a whole, traditional Italian […]

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Where to find the best Italian cheese in Rome?

If you want to savour lots of cheese during your time in Rome, then this is the perfect list for you! From sampling cheeses to wine pairings, here you can find the best shops, restaurants, bars and markets that you should check out when in Rome. You are definitely in for a treat… 1. L’Antica Caciara […]

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TOP 10 PLACES FOR THE BEST GELATO IN ROME

If you are visiting Rome for the first time, among other things, you must have noticed the huge number of Gelateria and Pizzeria shops that flood the streets; it’s our thing! *wink* Italians make the best of Ice creams among other things and they are recognized for it all over the world. In every corner, […]

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A STEP-BY-STEP RECIPE FOR AUTHENTIC ITALIAN GELATO

How To Make Gelato At Home If I asked you a food for all seasons, what would be your answer? For us it is always ice-cream season! Most of us eat gelato no mather what name it goes by. So before homemade gelato recipe, let’s have a look what is gelato and what is the […]

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WHERE TO FIND THE BEST COFFEE IN ROME?

In Italy, coffee is a serious thing, and not to be taken lightly! There is an entire set of unspoken rules guiding Italians throughout their daily caffeination. 1. Sant’Eustachio II Caffè This historic coffee place takes its name from its location, Piazza Sant’Eustachio, a square just a couple minutes away from the Pantheon and Piazza […]

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NAVIGATING AN ITALIAN MENU

How To Order From An Italian Menu? Upon looking at an Italian Menu you will realize that it is divided into several sections. The order in which these are displayed in the many is often somewhat random compared to the traditional sequence of plates cultivated over centuries. Of course, you don’t have to order all […]

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THE BEST ITALIAN SUMMER FOODS TO EAT WHEN IN ITALY

The most iconic Italian summer foods  The summers in Italy are utterly enchanting. The weather is sunny, the people are friendly and – most importantly – the food is always good! Italians seem to be fully committed to eating the freshest ingredients during each calendar month, both in their homes and when they go out […]

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APERITIVO TIME IN ROME: WHERE TO GET THE BEST SPRITZ IN TOWN!

Bubbly. Neon orange. Refreshing. What pops into your head? It should be Aperol Spritz — the epitome of Roman aperitivo cocktail time. This classic among the locals of the Italian capital is made with Aperol (Campari’s slightly less-bitter cousin) mixed with Prosecco. Traditionally, it is served for “aperitivo” over ice with a long straw for […]

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THE MUST-TICK-OFF BUCKET LIST OF ITALIAN DESSERTS TO TRY WHEN IN ROME

Every Italian region has typical dessert recipes that “belong” to the tradition of their area, but there are desserts that have crossed these borders and have become internationally recognized as some of the best in the world! Tiramisù This is possibly the most popular dessert among italian specialties. Originally from the northern regions of Veneto […]

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