Polenta: what it is, how to cook a traditional dish of Italian cuisine
They say about the famous Italian dish called "polenta" that it can be transformed like Cinderella in the tale of Charles Perrault: in the afternoon it is a simple rustic…

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Real Italian restaurants
It is perhaps hard to imagine more inexorable food snobs than Italians. Starting from the fact that, in their opinion, there can be only one time for breakfast and lunch,…

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Italian restaurant on the Russian market: the difficulties of doing business
Of course, during the opening and development of the restaurant, some plans had to be adjusted in accordance with Russian realities. How to open a real Italian restaurant in Moscow.…

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What to try in this sea of ​​gastronomic abundance?

Italian food is known all over the world, but many people do not know that every region and even city has its own special dishes.
Florence (Firenze) – the capital of the Tuscany region (Toscana). Its traditional cuisine was greatly influenced by the historical events of the Middle Ages. Another factor that certainly affects the formation of the local menu is the fruits of Tuscan farming and farming, such as tomatoes, rosemary, porcini mushrooms, truffles, olives, eggplant, oregano, basil, as well as various types of meat, cheese and bread. The narrow streets of Florence are full of restaurants, pubs, cafes and trattorias, alluring with a huge list of dishes.
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Grana Padano Cheese - Parmigiano Reggiano's Younger Brother
How hard it is to live in the shadow of a famous relative, Grana Padano, a hard Italian cheese and part-time younger brother of Parmigiano Reggiano, knows firsthand. Many people…

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Italian cuisine has many advantages
Oven-baked pizza is a thin round bread coated with tomato sauce, cheese, with olive oil and other ingredients. In fact, there are two types of pizza: Neapolitan - more dense,…

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10 national dishes of Italy
Those who had a chance to try dishes of national Italian cuisine in her homeland: in Rome, Naples, Bologna and other cities - will confirm: this is a very special…

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Unusual Italian restaurant with a Russian soul
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