Entries Tagged as 'Italy'

Sausage and Mushroom Risotto and Vegetable Broth Recipe

March 13th, 2014 · No Comments

It’s no secret I’m no fan of winter. One of the only things I like about it is the hearty meals, which I why I make a lot of soup (like this one with onions, or mixed legumes, cauliflower, or butternut squash, or using my own chicken stock), lasagnas and pasta baked in the oven, and of […]

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Tags: Entree · Food · Italy · Recipe

35 Days in Southern Italy: (Italian) Food, Family, Fun

September 2nd, 2013 · 16 Comments

Are you a subscriber to my newsletter? I’m also on Twitter @rosso and I’m rossosara on Instagram. I live in Italy, so that shouldn’t seem so rare, right? But two of the three elements were pretty rare: 35 days of uninterrupted Italian food was one. I’m lucky enough to live in Milan where there’s plenty of ethnic food, and of course […]

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Tags: Italy · Puglia

Ask Me Anything: Italy Edition

July 10th, 2013 · 70 Comments

Today marks the day I left California 10 years ago, to make a new life in Italy. I thought it might be a good chance for you to ask those burning questions you have all about Italy, so I’m doing an “Ask Me Anything: Italy Edition.” That’s when I open up the comments to all […]

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Tags: Italy · Me

My Dream Car, the Fiat 500

July 8th, 2013 · 24 Comments

I seriously have loved this car since my first trip to Italy, almost 20 years ago. The Fiat 500, said cinquecento (CHEEN-kway-CHEN-toh). Isn’t it beautiful? 

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Tags: Discovering Italy · Italy

Italian summer music 2013

July 3rd, 2013 · 3 Comments

Continuing my anniversary celebration – it’s been years since I’ve done an Italian summer music roundup! Hat tip to Rose for the suggestion. If you don’t see all videos in this post, be sure to click through to the site to view them.  If you haven’t read my past roundups, one thing is certain is that […]

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Tags: Italy · Music