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Archive for the ‘Food and Wine in Umbria’ Category

One Stop Wine Hop: Orvieto’s Enoteca Regionale

If you want to taste some of Umbria’s best wine, head to the Enoteca Regionale in Orvieto, which offers tastings of over 100 labels from across the region.

Olive Oil in Umbria: Past, Present, Future

If there is one thing that links the past with the future in Umbria, it’s the culture and tradition of olive oil. Here’s a visit to the heart of olive country: Trevi.

A Day at the Office: Cheesemakers of Cascia

Long before the hipsters in Brooklyn, farming families in Umbria’s gorgeous Valnerina were making cheese. A young brother & sister duo have brought this long tradition back, with incredible success.

Easter Events and Food in Umbria

If you’ll be visiting Umbria over Easter this year, here’s all you need to know about the events, food, traditions, and customs surrounding Easter week!

Italy Roundtable: Panzanella

We turn up the heat for this month’s Italy Blogging Roundtable and talk about August in Italy.

Cin cin: The Best Places to Have Drink in Umbria

This crack reporter infiltrates the cocktail underworld to make sure you get your Mojito with a view!

Il Mercato delle Gaite: There’s nothing Ye Olde about it!

I have to fess up and admit that it took me years to finally work up the courage to check out what turned out to be one of my favorite festivals in Umbria.

A Moral Lesson: Sometimes the Tourists Do, Surprisingly, Know Best—L’Alchimista Wine & Co. Enoteca

The score: They don’t serve crow, but I sure found myself eating it.

The Power of Face Time: Ristorante Apollinare

It takes a really good restaurant to get me to write a restaurant review again. And here’s a really good restaurant (with a couple of runner ups…)

Italy Roundtable: A Drink for All Seasons

Need a quick but showy holiday gift? Here’s an idea for this “Drinking” edition of the monthly Italy Blogging Roundtable with bloggers Jessica Spiegel, Melanie Renzulli (on temporary leave), Alexandra Korey, and Gloria from At Home in Tuscany. Bottoms up!

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