In Episode 10 of Kat and Marta's incredible podcast, we talk about Rome's changing food culture, among other exciting topics. Tune in here for the low down!
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 […]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.