Beyond Balsamico

Not Only Balsamic: all types of vinegar to use in the kitchen In Italy a salad is “dressed” exclusively with olive oil, vinegar, salt, and pepper. Some ready made “dressings” can be found on the supermarket shelves, especially the ones that carry international items. But for an Italian nothing beats the simplicity of the OIL […]

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All About Olive Oil

After All About Pasta I thought it was a good thing to look up the other famous “Made in Italy”, his majesty the Olive Oil. Extra virgin olive oil is the most common seasoning on Italian tables. Italy is one of the biggest producers of olive oil; a market worth about 2 billion euros, thanks […]

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