My wife Angela took this one at La Canonica in Catania Sicily. Angela has a great eye for composition. My eye heads for food. Antapasti is my desire when we are in Italy. I can not remember how many times I have consumed Pasta Alla Norma. My favorite from Sicily. Egg plant ( melanazanie) and salted ricotta plus tomatoes and some spices make this … Read More La Canonica, Catania Sicily a great ristorante.
We strayed from our Campo dei Fiore market to seek out the Testaccio Market. It has moved from a covered stall environment to a new modern clean building. It proved to be a great day trip. Google maps gave us the correct bus line to make and after that is was a short walk. This is a large comfortable space with many vendors, … Read More Testaccio Market, Rome. Food, clothing, relaxation.
A salumeria is traditionally meat and sausages (salsiccia) are sold at the butcher and other meat products are sold at the salumeria. In more recent times, salumerie often sell various products including cheeses, eggs, pastas and ready-to-eat antipasti. These shops are spotless works of art! Amazing. Just like the Boars Head Provisions in the US, this little shop has it on the wall. Norcineriaviola in the Campo … Read More SALUMERIA AND OTHER FOOD BONANZAS