The Best Italian Food & Drink Expo is Back in London (Get Your FREE Tickets NOW!)

      It’s almost July and that means that our favourite Italian food and drink exhibition is back in London very soon! We can’t believe that it’s a whole year since we teamed up with Bellavita, hosts of the biggest made-in-Italy food and beverage trade show in the UK. During our stay in Padua… Read More

Behind the Scenes: Gastronomia Il Ceppo

  Our final visit during our food trip of Italy was to Vicenza, the home of Gastronomia Il Ceppo. The visit didn’t begin so well; we (read: Mike), entered the wrong address into the SatNav and we ended up in the wrong place. A frantic and apologetic email to Riccardo (second left in photo above)… Read More

Discovering Bellavita Italia: Gastronomia Il Ceppo

  Our family foodie trip in assocation with Bellavita Expo is drawing to a close. We have been so honoured to have been given the opportunity to visit some of northern Italy’s finest food producers during our six weeks here and it is something none of us will ever forget. Our final visit was to… Read More

Discovering Bellavita Italia: Barduca Organic Salad Farm

  Our family has been very lucky to be invited to look behind the scenes of some of the best artisan food and drink producers in the Veneto region of Italy and this trip was certainly no exception. The Barduca family run their organic farm which provides pre-packed salads and herbs throughout Europe. You may… Read More

Italy Behind the Scenes: Pasticceria Lorenzetti

  Located discreetly within a residential street in Verona sits a traditional coffee shop. It is easy to see why Pasticceria Lorenzetti is popular with its customers. Row upon row of mouthwatering confectionery, pastries and cakes greet visitors as soon as they walk in, complemented by the welcoming aroma of hot, fresh coffee.    … Read More