Culturally rich, geographically stunning, gastronomically enchanting (and home to our very own Pale Fox) we believe Italy has it all! This week we are focusing on the capital city, Rome - the history of this ‘eternal’ city spans over 2,500 years from its legendary founding by Romulus. As a result, there is an abundance of monuments, palaces and buildings that serve as reminders of this fine city’s glorious past.
Have you ever felt embarrassed at a bar because you didn’t know exactly how or what to order? There is such a range of specific terminology used for mixing and serving cocktails that it can be complicated. We have compiled this beginner’s glossary to help you to feel like an expert in no time.
Nothing says Christmas quite like a festive cocktail. To help you celebrate the holiday season in the only way we know how, we have compiled a list of our five favourites for you to enjoy with family and friends.
From decorations to activities every country has its own special traditions when it comes to Natale (Christmas!) Below we have shared with you a few of Italy’s festive delights…
A sure way to impress cocktail party guests or simply to finesse your own at-home mixology skills is to understand the logic behind which glass to use. Yes, in short, glassware does make a difference. From temperature transfer to volume to accentuating aromas, the explanations are as nuanced as the glasses are varied. Not only will using the recommended glassware improve your overall enjoyment of the drink, but your presentation will be professional.
Podcasts are a great way of passing the day and can be listened to around your schedule. They are also a great way to while away an evening and can be a great partner to cook along with in the evening. If you are looking to tuck into some new podcasts over the coming weeks, here are some of our favourites.
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Happy hour in the UK is typically that period after work where drinks are cheaper, but in Italy, that golden period after work and before heading for dinner is known as Aperitivo, a celebratory time to gather with your loved ones.
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We’ve come up with 5 great ways of supercharging your at home brunch game, from Danish Pastries to Bloody Marys, we have it covered.