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20 04, 2016

More Tasting Rome Giveaways and Events!

April 20th, 2016|7 Comments

Tasting Rome came out three weeks ago and we are already going into our second printing! If you haven't already snagged a first edition, now's the time! And if you are already own Tasting Rome, we are giving away 6 bonus recipes. Just head on over to the Clarkson Potter site by April 21 and [...]

17 04, 2016

Try Pizzarelle, Rome’s Fried Matzo Fritters, For Passover

April 17th, 2016|1 Comment

A few days a year, Boccione "Il Forno del Ghetto," the generations-old kosher bakery on Via Portico d'Ottavia, sells pizzarelle. The bakers make them only during Passover, and due to restrictions on working, the bakery is closed during most of the holiday. If you time it right, this highly seasonal specialty can be yours. Otherwise, [...]

11 04, 2016

Cazzimperio Meets Co.’s Anchovy Mousse

April 11th, 2016|2 Comments

Last week at the Tasting Rome book party at Co., master baker Jim Lahey's pizzeria in Chelsea, chef Mark Barbire served dishes from and inspired by the cookbook. The tongue with green sauce was amazing and the pizzas were delectable, but one item really stole the show: the anchovy mousse served with heirloom carrots and [...]

10 04, 2016

Tasting Rome Giveaway…And This Time It’s Global!

April 10th, 2016|82 Comments

I love giving stuff away but unfortunately the big Tasting Rome box giveaway (in progress until Monday at noon EST) was for US residents only. Sorry about that, but shipping food across national boundaries creates all sorts of messes! For those of you who want to get your hands on a complimentary first edition of [...]

6 04, 2016

Giveaway: Delicious Foods from Gustiamo and A Copy of Tasting Rome

April 6th, 2016|130 Comments

As promised, I will be rolling out a number of Tasting Rome giveaways -- I hope you're as excited about the book as I am:) First up, Gustiamo's Tasting Rome-themed box curated by yours truly. Gustiamo sources gorgeous products from artisans all over Italy and we have put together a box featuring: Extra Virgin Olive [...]

2 04, 2016

Tasting Rome In Bookstores Now! Giveaways To Come!

April 2nd, 2016|1 Comment

Tasting Rome: Fresh Flavors and Forgotten Recipes from an Ancient City was officially released Tuesday (I know, I know, I have been talking about the book for so long it's hard to believe it hasn't been out forever!). The two-year process (from proposal to publication) is finally over and now the fun really starts! https://www.instagram.com/p/BDtC-aDKHyd/ [...]