Dinner

Auguri!

Today we have a guest post from back in Georgetown, as Bill and Suzy continue on their Italian journey. The following comes from Elsa, the Social Media and Marketing assistant at Via Umbria. 

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Two years ago I ushered myself into my 20’s in Florence, with a profiterole at Gilli’s, a gratitude session on the Ponte Vecchio, and a late night stroll past the silent Duomo.

Last Friday I entered my 22nd year, still celebrating Italian-style.

Continue reading Auguri!

Home Cooking

Why is it that we tend to make friends in Italy so often with chefs and winemakers? It must have something to do with the question posed to Willie Sutton about why he robbed banks. “Because that’s where the money is.” Continue reading Home Cooking

Of course with Ernesto! Read more

Why is it that we tend to make friends in Italy so often with chefs and winemakers? It must have something to ...

There’s a New Chef in Town

It was an epic beginning to an epic battle. A battle for the ages. Chifari contra Gilocchi. And it all began in a little agriturismo in a little farming village called Cannara on April 3, 2012. Continue reading There’s a New Chef in Town

Chifari contra Gilocchi Read more

It was an epic beginning to an epic battle. A battle for the ages. Chifari contra Gilocchi. And it all began in ...