Italian Truffles

The truffle …what is it? The truffle, a common name which indicates the fruiting bodies of mushrooms which carry out their entire life cycle underground (Hypogeous) belonging to the Tuber genus. They must live in symbiosis with trees in order to produce their...

Olives from Italy

Olives grown in Italy are Twenty-five percent of in the worlds. As of 2004, over 350 varieties of olive trees are cultivated throughout the country. Southern Italian olives yield far more oil than do northern ones. A tree in the south will produce about 20 litres of...

Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed peppers are a real treat for the palate,  they are excellent as side dish or appetizer to accompany your meal. Typically the peppers are stuffed with ingredients such as; tuna, cheese, anchovies and olives, as they compliant the flavours of the peppers...

Capers

Divine, heavenly, celestial: those are few of the words used to describe the capers bud which is the essential ingredient of the Italian traditional cuisine in the South and in the islands. We all have seen pictures of beautiful capers flowers with colorful stamens...