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27 01, 2015

Beppe’s Cheeses Come to Campo de’ Fiori

January 27th, 2015|Categories: Food & Wine, Markets, Rome & Lazio|2 Comments

A cynical Rome-based food writer once wrote of Campo de’ Fiori, central Rome’s most famous market, “Spend 10 minutes standing next to the statue of Giordano Bruno in the center of the square and analyze the tourist to local shopper ratio. No Rome resident has ever purchased limoncello that comes in a boot-shaped […]

10 01, 2015

Where to Go in 2015

January 10th, 2015|Categories: Press & Articles, Rome & Lazio, Travel|1 Comment

The Pyramid of Gaius Cestius is just one of many recently refurbished monuments in Rome. Undecided on where to go on holiday on this year? May I suggest Rome? The Italian capital is No. 48 on the NYT Travel's list of desirable destinations for 2015. In addition to the city's natural appeal, the Domus Aurea [...]

9 01, 2015

Mazzo’s Menu Gets a Makeover

January 9th, 2015|Categories: Restaurants, Restaurants in Rome, Rome & Lazio, Wine & Spirits|Tags: |4 Comments

At Mazzo in Rome's eastern periphery, Francesca Barreca and Marco Baccanelli, a young couple collectively known as “The Fooders”, have introduced major improvements to their beer, wine and spirits list, as well as changes to their menu. Their neo-trattoria, which opened in Rome’s Centocelle district in 2013, has steered away from their previous small plates [...]

6 01, 2015

And the Sherry Giveaway Winners Are…

January 6th, 2015|Categories: Wine & Spirits|0 Comments

Happy New Year everybody! The holiday season is on the verge of winding down here in Italy–the Epiphany signals the official end of festivities and vacations. What better way to end one year and begin another than to give the gift of wine knowledge. In that spirit, I am thrilled to announce the winners of [...]

3 01, 2015

The Imbibe 75!

January 3rd, 2015|Categories: Food & Wine, Interviews, Press & Articles, Rome & Lazio, Travel, Wine & Spirits|0 Comments

I am so excited to be included in the annual Imbibe 75 Issue: The People, Places & Flavors Shaping the Drinks World! Pick up the Jan/Feb issue of Imbibe Magazine (on newsstands now) or follow this link for a peek. You can find my 24 hour guide to Rome online here.

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