/Katie Parla Events
24 09, 2015

Is There Such a Thing as Italian Cuisine?

2017-02-17T15:15:14+01:00September 24th, 2015|Categories: Food & Wine, Katie Parla Events, London|2 Comments

Is there such a thing as Italian cuisine? I'll be tackling that question alongside historian Professor John Dickie and celebrated chef Francesco Mazzei at a special event at The London Review Bookshop on October 1. Italy is home to rich and numerous regional cuisines that have been shaped by politics, economics, and geography. What we [...]

3 09, 2015

Upcoming Visits to Monte di Testaccio & Circus Maximus Mithraeum

2017-02-17T15:15:17+01:00September 3rd, 2015|Categories: Katie Parla Events, Rome & Lazio|0 Comments

After escaping the Roman heat wave with a long trip back to the States, I'm back in town and thrilled to be back to work doing, among other things, giving tours. In the spring, I added affordable small group tours to the repertoire, so if you want to hang out and talk about food and [...]

28 07, 2015

Italian Craft Beer Event at Philly’s Alla Spina

2017-02-17T15:15:18+01:00July 28th, 2015|Categories: America, Beer, Carbs, Katie Parla Events|0 Comments

Craft beer lovers of the Tri-State Area: come hang out with me in Philly August 8 and drink some Italian craft brews at Alla Spina! We’ll be pouring some fun beers and serving Rome-inspired snacks from 4:30-7pm. Entry is free–just pay as you go–and no reservations necessary! […]

13 07, 2015

Join Me At Boulder’s Pizzeria Locale August 4

2017-02-17T15:15:20+01:00July 13th, 2015|Categories: Beer, Carbs, Food & Wine, Katie Parla Events|5 Comments

I love craft beer. Boulder loves craft beer. By the transitive property, I love Boulder and I can't wait to share some of my favorite Italian craft brews at Pizzeria Locale in that amazing city. The incredible staff will be whipping up fantastic foods to pair with hard-to-find beers from LoverBeer, Birra del Borgo, Montegioco, [...]

27 05, 2015

Save the Dates: Pizza Parties, Underground Excursions & More!

2017-02-17T15:15:24+01:00May 27th, 2015|Categories: Beer, Carbs, Culture, Food & Wine, Katie Parla Events, Pizza, Underground|0 Comments

I am super excited to announce some upcoming summer events! On July 22, I will be hosting a pizza party at Razza in Jersey City, NJ with Dan Richer, baker extraordinaire. We will be serving Dan's famous bread and butter, pizzas, and farm fresh salads alongside some stellar artisanal beers. We are going to let [...]

10 05, 2015

Italy’s Covered Markets: History & Reuse

2017-02-17T15:15:25+01:00May 10th, 2015|Categories: Food & Wine, Gastronomic Traditions, Katie Parla Events, Rome & Lazio|0 Comments

Photo: Ruth Lo. On Tuesday May 12, the American Academy in Rome will host an interdisciplinary conference organized by fellow Ruth Lo on the history of covered markets and their reuse. Starting in the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries, cities across Italy began to construct covered markets to modernize the food […]