It depicts a Caricatured Jew with tuxedo and white spats reading a newspaper with a Star of David at the top. A beautiful nude female sits on his lap drinking a cocktail. This leaflet manages to be anti-Semitic and sexual at the same time. Do you want to die for these?
Admit it — you came to Italy to eat. Do Eat gelato every day.
Look for the signs produzione propria and artigianale in gelaterias which means that the gelato is made on-site, and in the old-fashioned way with natural ingredients. Order un caffe espresso after dessert, not during the meal. Drink coffee at the bar al banco or pay extra to sit down.
Eat pizza with your hands. Buy slices of pizza or focaccia with different toppings by weight for a cheap snack. Tomato focaccia in Bari charged by weight Take a food tour to learn more about Italian food culture and get some local restaurant tips.
They also run delicious sounding food tours in Florence. Our Taste Bologna food tour was one of our favourite things to do in Bologna. Do some research before you go or ask a local.
Stick with a primo first course, usually pasta, risotto or soup if you are vegetarian—a secondo second course is almost always meat and a primo is tasty and filling enough. Cacio e pepe cheese and pepper pasta is a delicious Roman speciality Order wine with a meal — beer and soft drinks are only really acceptable with pizza.
Order a glass of wine even if only bottles are listed — there is always the option of un bicchiere glass or un quarto quarter litre jug of the house wine. Visit a vineyard for a wine tour and tasting. We did a fantastic one in Umbria. Buy olive oil from a farm vineyards often make olive oil too.
To learn more about this liquid gold take an olive oil tour to a village outside Rome. Fill up on the aperitivo buffets served free in bars when you buy a drink in the early evenings. If you are on a budget you could even skip dinner. Even the simplest things taste great in Italy so buy some bread, cheese, olives and fruit from an alimentari or supermarket and find a park to enjoy them in.
Learn to cook your favourite dishes so you can recreate them at home. We enjoyed cooking classes in Puglia and Tuscany. Order cappuccino after 10am. Eat in a restaurant with a tourist menu or with someone outside encouraging you to come in. Feel obliged to order every course — an antipasto starterprimo first coursesecondo second course with contorno side dishand dolce dessert is a lot of food.
Pick and choose as you please.
Ask for oil and vinegar to go with your bread. Eat bread with your pasta. Our best ever bread basket Expect fancy salad dressings. A salad is dressed at the table with olive oil, vinegar, salt and pepper.
Feel like you have to tip. Be surprised by extra charges on your bill. Expect restaurants to be open for cena dinner until 7. A coffee and a cornetto croissant at a bar is the norm. Meals can last hours in Italy — savour them. For our Italy restaurant and local dish recommendations see these posts:Antony would like to respond to the article in El Pais yesterday: "I would just like to say that I suspect the translation of my interview was a bit rough, and the artistic statement I made was in reference to myself: "As a transgendered person, I am like a wild animal, beyond the realm of Christians and patriarchies.".
My trip to Italy had great food, now I am not saying all we ate was italian food, actually we ate quite a lot of different food there. In Italy, there was some American food, we actually ate at an Italian McDonald’s like 2 or 3 times.
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