Behind the Bite: Prosecco

What is Prosecco? It's an affordable, delicious sparkling wine that gives better-known Champagne a run for its money.

Prosciutto. Parmigiano. Prosecco. There are certain words that just recall Italy. But when it comes to the last one, the love for it is often coupled with a justified confusion. Say “Prosecco” to someone, and the image that will come to their mind is a chalice of golden, bubbly liquid, sipped on a terrace in […]

What to Drink in Rome & When to Blend in with the Locals

One of our top Rome travel tips: don't miss aperitivo time!

When staying in Rome, it’s important to know your Campari from your Crodino—and that’s where our guide to what to drink in Rome comes in! In Rome, drinks are an important and integral part of our food culture. Just as we don’t have a meal without drinking, we rarely drink without eating. For everything, there […]

The Complete Guide to Ordering Coffee in Italy

Ordering coffee in Italian isn't as complicated as it seems. A latte is just what you think it is.

Coffee is of crucial importance in Rome (coming in just behind the Colosseo in thematic importance). Some of the world’s best coffee can be found in Italy, and Italians take this truth very seriously. Read on for everything you need to know to feel confident walking into any Italian bar*. (*In Italian, bar is used […]