Entries Tagged as 'Milan'

Habanero, Celery, Valrhona gelato – 100 savory & sweet gelato flavors at Il Gelato gelateria

August 20th, 2009 · 17 Comments

Update: This location appears to have closed as of November 2012 – you can still visit his locations in Rome Another stop on the Tour del Gelato – discovering the world’s best gelato one lick at at time! You can participate, too! This week I made a discovery about a new gelateria near me in […]

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Tags: Food · Gelato · Italy · Milan · Tour del Gelato

Introducing Ferrero Pocket Espresso to Go: the summer Pocket Coffee

June 10th, 2009 · 120 Comments

I posted about my love for Pocket Coffee – real liquid espresso inside dark chocolate, and while it seems like this post is following soon on the heels of the other post, I had been sitting on that photo for more than a year (bad Sara). So, when I finally posted it, a chain of […]

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Tags: Chocolate · Discovering Food · Food · Italy · Milan

Earthquake in Abruzzo, Italy, and reflections on another California Earthquake

April 7th, 2009 · 6 Comments

Photo by marca-pasos Thanks to everyone who Tweeted, emailed, messaged on FB – Milan is very far from the earthquake area, and our friends and family are luckily all fine. So I’ve been waiting to write because I’m not really sure what to say. And most importantly, after emotion hits me, I want to get […]

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Tags: Italy · Milan

A Day Trip from Milan to Monte Barro, Regional Park near Lecco

April 29th, 2008 · 2 Comments

A wonderful thing about the end of April and the beginning of May in Italy are two holidays – April 25, La Festa della Liberazione (Liberation Day) and 1 May, Labour Day. If you’re unlucky, both of these days, being six days apart, will fall on days like Wednesday. If it’s a lucky *leap* year, […]

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Tags: Como · Discovering Italy · Holiday · Italy · Milan

Where to go to Aperitivo in Milan, Italy

April 14th, 2008 · 8 Comments

Continuing in the The Guide to Italian Aperitivo, today’s final installment talks about: Where to go to Aperitivo in Milan What is Aperitivo Italiano in Italy Ordering an Aperitivo Drink in Italy How to Host An Italian Aperitivo at Home Where to go to Aperitivo in Milan This question about where to go to aperitivo […]

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