Category Archives: Approfondimenti

The sexy history behind this popular Italian dessert

If you feel a bit sexy after indulging in tiramisu, you’re not alone. Italians believe tiramisu is a strong aphrodisiac, and once you know it’s erotic history you’ll understand why. Tiramisu was invented inside brothels in the gorgeous northern Italian town of Treviso, renowned for its sexually relaxed mores and [...]
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Meet Satèn, Italy’s Silk Wine

The luxurious bubbly you never knew existed, and how to try it now. It only makes sense that the official wine partner of Milan Fashion Week is on a quest to make the world’s silkiest wine. The Satèn style of Franciacorta was created with the goal of recreating Italian satin in wine [...]
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Cracking the Allergen-Free Market

Soy free, dairy free, gluten free, and many other buzzed-about food trends have proven in recent years to mean both freedom for consumers and big business for producers. With more consumers than ever reaching for free-from and allergen-friendly foods, specialty companies are adjusting the way they develop, market, and sell [...]
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