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Antipasto? Antipasti? Understanding the Start of an Italian Meal

By Bricco Posted on December 20th, 2019

In most restaurants, you may see an “appetizer” or “starter” section on the menu. In an authentic Italian restaurant, you’ll see a section called antipasto or antipasti instead. This is a course on the Italian menu that dates back to Roman times. Even back then, cooks and hosts were ...

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Italian Pizza 101: The Real Deal

By Bricco Posted on December 13th, 2019

Visitors to Italy are often surprised by the pizza served in Italy. Of course it’s delicious, but it also tends to be very different than slices served in North America. No matter where you go in Italy, you will find pizza. It is always served with the best ingredients and made with a thinner crust....

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The Most Unique Reason Some People Love Italian Food

By Bricco Posted on November 27th, 2019

Of course, Italian food is delicious, but it may not be the favorite date food just for taste. Napolina, the famous makers of Italian ranges, recently conducted a poll of about 2,000 adults. They found that almost three out of four adults in the 23-35 age range ranked Italian food as their favorite. D...

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What to Eat Where: 12 Delicious Regions of Italy

By Bricco Posted on October 11th, 2019

Every region of Italy has its unique character and history, so it’s no surprise each has its own iconic dishes. If you love Italian food, why not start eating by the map and explore the specialties of each region? AbruzzoThis area is famous for its rugged landscape, which lends itself well to sheep ...

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Why Small Bites Are Making a Big Buzz

By Bricco Posted on May 18th, 2019

Right now, fine dining establishments are offering small bites or small plates as well as regular entrees and even table d’hote menus. Why are small servings suddenly big news? Small bites are being welcomed with open arms because they: Are a great way to try new foods. If you want to try a new food...

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