The Best Italian Wines

ITALIAN WINES Italy is a world leader in the production of wines, especially quality wines. It is difficult to talk about a definitive ranking because in Italy the tendency of wine producers is to continuously improve, day after day and even the rankings we often see new wines come to the fore. HOW TO MOVE […]

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Treviso: “THE” town for Aperitivo

If there is one place where there are plenty of outdoors caffees that is Treviso, and Treviso area is the main producer of the famous Prosecco.  I already provided an intro to Treviso with “Treviso, way off the beaten path….”, so we know that it is a “well-off” city, first because of its ties with […]

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Christmas Thereabouts

Christmas is a long affair in Italy because is not just one day, there is the day after too. A full-fledged festivity known as St. Stephen day. It means more food, more invitations, more cooking. Certainly more planning and shopping because on St. Stephen day all stores are still closed. It was in days like […]

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It’s “Hugo” now!

“Hugo” is the new must try aperitivo now in Italy. It is the other option to the most famous Spritz Aperol, now made even more famous by the NYT article “There’s a Reason You’re Drinking So Much Aperol Spritz” Hugo was created by a certain Mr. Gruber in Trento (Trentino Alto Adige region), who decided […]

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Aperitivo

Aperitivo is a rock-solid tradition in Italy, but, apparently my town scores high among other Italian cities as the town that has best aperitivo gathering crowds. There is even a list of the top 10 places where to get an aperitivo. Places gain popularity for service, location, and quality of wine served. What is served […]

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