Dine and Cruise at Volga Volga Restaurant in Saint Petersburg, Russia

With a system of rivers and canals running through Saint Petersburg, seeing the city from the water allows a different perspective in observing the resplendence of the metropolis. There are the usual boat tours that can be taken along the water but what can really be fascinating is dining while cruising along Neva, the largest river that flows along most of the center of the … Continue reading Dine and Cruise at Volga Volga Restaurant in Saint Petersburg, Russia

In Fucina Pizzeria’s 10th Year Anniversary with Host Restaurant

Ten years have passed since Edoardo Papa opened In Fucina Pizzeria Restaurant in Rome.  A decade’s activity with an accumulation of accolades and being considered as one of the best pizzerias in the capital is not just a day of celebration because the festivities has just started for a program of a months-long four-hands dinners with special guest chefs. After the initial celebration last 8 … Continue reading In Fucina Pizzeria’s 10th Year Anniversary with Host Restaurant

Professional Sommelier Associations in Italy: Which Ones Are They?

Described as a wine expert or wine steward in the dictionary, a sommelier takes on a challenging education and role in the world of wines. What started in France in the 16th century where the modern culture of wine was born, from the management of the cellars of the noble estates evolved to something much more fascinating in the 21st century. The figure of a … Continue reading Professional Sommelier Associations in Italy: Which Ones Are They?

Dieci Amanti in Cucina: A Novel by Eva Forte

Dieci Amanti in Cucina which means Ten Lovers in the Kitchen is the third novel of Eva Forte which was recently released in Rome. The text is in Italian and it is available both in pocketbook form or in Kindle. Dieci Amanti in Cucina is a mystery novel angled towards the culinary world where ten recipes are shared in the story that intertwines together with … Continue reading Dieci Amanti in Cucina: A Novel by Eva Forte

The New Filipino Kitchen

THE NEW FILIPINO KITCHEN is an anthology of Filipino recipes and personal stories on Filipino kitchen by Filipinos who specialize in the food world around the globe including myself, edited and created by Jacqueline Chio Lauri, photography done by me and published by Agate Surrey. #TheNewFilipinoKitchen Now available for pre-order at Amazon! https://www.amazon.com/New-Filipino-Kitchen-Stories-Recipes/dp/157284258X/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1522697966&sr=8-2 Continue reading The New Filipino Kitchen