Category Archives: Italian

Best Kind of Snacks | Otto Enoteca, Las Vegas

Otto Enoteca is one of my favorite spots in Vegas. It’s the perfect place to enjoy the best that the Strip has to offer: Celebrity Chefs and massive entertainment and shopping complexes like the Grand Canal Shops. Yeah, the color … Continue reading

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Parm | New York, NY

Because anything Parm related is automatically the best thing ever, please be aware of the extreme bias I had towards this restaurant before stepping foot inside the door. Parm is my new favorite NYC lunch spot. It’s owned by the Torrisi brothers … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Chickpea & Fava Flour Pasta | Rialto

Celiacs rejoice! There’s now a zexy new homemade pasta dish that even you can devour without worrying about whipping out your EpiPen. Thanks to the talented chefs over at Rialto, there’s a dough made from chickpea and fava flour which … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Lasagna Special at Anchovies

Between all this annoying rain and waiting for Christmas to just get here already, this has been the LONGEST week of all time. Thank god it’s Friday. And that we’re still alive. And that we get time off SO SOON. … Continue reading

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Scenes from Truffle Cooking Class at Rialto

Even though Jacki’s new job allows her less free time to hang out with me and go out to eat, it does give me the opportunity to attend cool events she is involved in, or organizing. Like one of Jody … Continue reading

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Sweet Basil | Italian Eats out of Needham, MA

I’ve been going through a HUGE “firsts” phase lately in combination with a ton of new changes that came on this fall. New job, new apartment, new projects, and a handful of new friends. It’s exciting and overwhelming and exhilarating … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Everything from il Frantoio | Lubriano, Italy

On that trip to Italy I started telling you about…I spent some time with my Italian cousins as well. They are my great grandmother’s sister’s kids, I think that makes them my third cousins? I don’t know. What I do … Continue reading

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Antico Arco, Trastevere | Best of Rome

When my brother finalized his study abroad plans for Rome I booked a trip, like, the next day. I hadn’t been to Rome since I was 12 and the only thing I remember was meeting some Italian family members, seeing … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Ricotta Bruschetta at Morandi | NYC

I’m just really feeling ricotta this week. Between looking at pics of the ricotta stuffed tomatoes and then this, I’ve been daydreaming about canceling all plans for the day, going to South End Formaggio, buying all the ricotta they have, coming straight home, and eating … Continue reading

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Baked Ricotta & Basil Stuffed Tomatoes

After eating caprese nonstop for the past few weeks I was in need of a change. Tomatoes and basil are still so fresh and ripe so my friend and I thought of a different way to enjoy them — Basil … Continue reading

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