Salsa di pomodoro with Vittorio

A couple days ago, I had a “date” with Vittorio yet again. This time he showed me how he makes Salsa di Pomodoro also known as Tomato sauce or even Marinara sauce.

There are so many different variations as to how to make the classic tomato sauce, and perhaps it varies from family to family or region to region.  Continue reading

Summer in Italy

A lot of people ask me when is the best time to come to Treviso and surrounding areas.. And really it depends on what you like..

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How to stay cool in ITALY

I think that trusty weatherman was finally right about the heat that has arrived in Treviso. Wow!! It has been extremely hot and humid this past week and it’s only suppose to get worse.

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La Colonnetta…

So, the strangest thing happened to me while with a friend at La Colonnetta in Treviso last Thursday evening.

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Just a few of my favorite things… in Italy.

Coming up on my four year anniversary of living abroad in Italy, I decided to share with you guys some of my favorite things in which I adore in ITALY.

There are many things that I simple love about living in Treviso and each week I will share something with you guys up until June 22nd which is my anniversary of living in this charming country.  Continue reading

Mercato

I simply adore going to the farmer markets in the province of Treviso.

This morning, I went to the mercato in Montebelluna.

Nothing better than meeting the people who grow the food that we eat.

Seasonal eating at it’s best!

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Granita ITALIA

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Nothing more refreshing than granita on a warm summer day!!

You can chose from menta (mint) sorbetto limone (lemon) or anguria (watermelon)

Love the colors of Italy!

Xoxo