You don’t need to be a musician to enjoy “spaghetti alla chitarra” [chitarra, pronounced key-tahr-rah, is the Italian word for guitar].… Pasta Lover on “Spaghetti alla Chitarra” that Strikes The Right Chord
The word confetti /kənˈfetiː/ is synonym for celebration. But don’t get confused with those tiny colourful paper shreds that are thrown at parties.… Did you say “Confetti”?
Here’s a delightful pairing of Montepulciano d’Abruzzo wine with bitter chocolate, in our Appetibilis friend Sara’s cupcakes interpretation.… Sweet Recipe: Cocoa and Montepulciano “Drunken Cupcakes”
The village of Frattura Vecchia (in the Marsican area of the Abruzzi Region) was build on a fracture caused by an earthquake in prehistoric times, that also blocked the Sagittario River and formed the Lake of Scanno (the heart-shaped lake).… The Ghost Town of Frattura Vecchia near Scanno
“Chiacchiere” are a crunchy and crumbly holidays pastry sheets, usually made during Carnival time, and their names change in almost every Italian region…… Sweet Recipe: Fried Carnival Pastries
My name is Lorenza Destro aka Lonza65. Born in the Sixties, I am fond of languages, sports, literature and food. I believe that “to know a second language is to have a second soul”.
One of the funniest way to get to know a Country is, besides learning its language, is to taste its food. For the time being, I am still exploring Italy and it’s a quite long way to go…… A-Team :: Lorenza Destro