Tag: Italian cuisine

  • Interesting facts about Italian cuisine

    Interesting facts about Italian cuisine

    Italian cuisine is a Mediterranean cuisine consisting of the ingredients, recipes and cooking techniques developed across the Italian Peninsula since antiquity, and later spread around the world together with waves of Italian diaspora. Italian cuisine has a great variety of different ingredients which are commonly used, ranging from fruits, vegetables, grains, cheeses, meats and fish. […]

  • Interesting facts about pasta

    Interesting facts about pasta

    Pasta is a staple food of traditional Italian cuisine. Some researchers place its discovery in the XIII Century by Marco Polo, who introduced the pasta in Italy upon returning from one of his trips to China in 1271. On chapter CLXXI from the “Books of the World’s Wonders”, Marco Polo makes a reference to the […]