Category — Wine

I-Italy TV on NYC Life

  Charles and I are talking about wine and food on the new i-Italy TV show about all things Italian in New York which premiered this past weekend on NY Public TV Channel 25.  If you missed Episode 1, here is a link to it on You Tube: I-Italy TV Episode 1 The show airs weekly Saturdays at ...

November 28, 2012   No Comments

You Can Never Have Too Many Pasta Sauces

  Charles and I always enjoy having dinner at the home of our friends Diane Darrow and Tom Maresca, who are both great cooks. Here is a link to a post I wrote a while back about a dinner at their house:        http://michelescicolone.com/dinner-commissario-montalbano/. They’ve just written a mini ecookbook, featuring 10 of their recipes ...

July 5, 2012   2 Comments

Real Tuscan

Of all the regional cooking styles of Italy, none is so misunderstood as Tuscan.  Traditionally,  Tuscan food is as simple as can be -- a handful of good ingredients and simple techniques add up to memorable eating.  I was reminded of that last week at a dinner hosted by the Sada Family of Fattoria Carpoli ...

September 22, 2011   No Comments

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