Category Archives: Event

Italian word of the day: ‘Cappuccino’

A cappuccino is, of course, an espresso-based drink with frothed milk. Coffee experts might know that the exact ingredients and their quantities vary from country to country: in Italy, the drink is often slightly smaller in volume than elsewhere, made with a 25ml espresso and then equal parts milk and steamed milk, [...]
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LEBANON: MASTER CLASSES TEACH LOCAL CHEFS AUTHENTIC ITALIAN CUISINE

The Italian Trade Agency has launched a new round of cooking master classes to teach the country’s cuisine, with a senior diplomat saying that the professional Lebanese chefs taking part should expect the unexpected.During the second edition of the two-day Italian Cooking Master Class that began Tuesday, 12 local chefs [...]
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FHC China in Shanghai 2018

FHC China is a trade fair for food and beverages. They host the exhibition offers a variety of current product developments in the fields of catering service, hotel and restaurant equipment, beverages and food. A comprehensive series of seminars on the latest developments including the manufacture of food products in [...]
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Seattle off menu as Lavazza brews up plans for 15 coffee shops

Italy’s largest coffee group Lavazza could open up to 15 stores around the world as it takes on Starbucks, but has no plans to go head-to-head in the U.S. chain’s hometown of Seattle. Lavazza’s top executives opened the family-owned company’s first coffee boutique in the center of Milan on Tuesday, [...]
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Vermouth of Torino, at Salone del Gusto

During the Salone del Gusto 2016 in Torino, we attended at a mixology event: Vermouth di Torino, between tradition and innovation. Mauro Lotti, world-class bartender and today Martini & Rossi consultant, who has gone through the ’60s and’ 70s while enjoying every moment of dolce vita behind the bar of the [...]
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