Sunday’s #SlowlivedMoments: Pears Poached in Red Wine & Rosemary

#Slowlivedmoments A look at autumn in the kitchen of our farmhouse in Italy – Fall is filled with chestnuts, spiced wine, olive picking and perfect pears! The angelica pear is the almost mythical piccola pera (little pear) found in numerous works of Renaissance Art however in Le Marche, it is the local homegrown pear found everywhere and perfect for … More Sunday’s #SlowlivedMoments: Pears Poached in Red Wine & Rosemary

Amsterdam Food Truck Festival, The Rolling Kitchens

The “Rollende Kuekens” or Rolling Kitchens Festival is a massive gathering of food trucks from all over Holland – they descend upon Amsterdam for the weekend to serve of an incredible array of food from local & traditional to wildly exotic made out of over-the-top, creatively designed food trucks. The beer flows like wine, the air is thick with smoke … More Amsterdam Food Truck Festival, The Rolling Kitchens

The BEST Pork Sandwich Ever, Found at a Road-Side Food-Truck in Le Marche Italy

This post is a year plus in the making…During the fall of 2012 on a gorgeous crisp Autumn Sunday, we took the back roads through northern Le Marche with no destination in mind – just heading south through the foothills of the Apennines, meandering past Monte Cucco. Without a map in hand, we savored the … More The BEST Pork Sandwich Ever, Found at a Road-Side Food-Truck in Le Marche Italy

Festa della Befana: The Italian Folklore, Festival & Food!

    A “Taste of Italy” episode celebrating Festa della Befana – A short film capturing the magic of Befana with the smell of roasted chestnuts and spiced wine, the cold air fills with festive music as Befana’s of all ages descend upon the cobblestone streets to celebrate in Urbania (Le Marche) Italy. La Befana … More Festa della Befana: The Italian Folklore, Festival & Food!