Tag archive for ‘Chocolate’
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By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Torta caprese

Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi share this delicious chocolate and almond cake recipe from their book, The Amalfi Coast: A Collection of Italian Recipes… One of our most romantic evenings was in a restaurant More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, June 9th, 2017

Italian Chocolate

This month, we put some fine Italian chocolate treats to the test – well, it’s a difficult job but someone has to do it… Over the last few decades, Italy has established itself as one of the leading nations More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Top 3 Picks: Chocolate Treats

Nothing says romance like chocolate (well, apart from diamonds…) so we’ve rustled up these ideas with a distinctly Italian flavour A slice of alright Pizza purists, look away now… For the chocoholic in your More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, October 14th, 2016

An event every chocoholic will want to attend!

Never mind Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory – it’s this ten-day carnival of confectionery that you’ll really want to get a golden ticket for. Image: Il Garo Fano Perugia’s historic squares provide a picture-postcard More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Top Five Chocolate Shops in Italy

There’s nothing like stepping into a shop filled with the aroma of freshly made chocolate. We take a look at Italy’s best chocolate shops to visit if you’re looking for the ultimate chocoholic’s experience Cioccolato More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Top Five Chocolatiers

Look out France, Switzerland and Belgium. A new contender is shaking up the world of luxury chocolates. Italia! looks at the dark gold rivalling Europe’s most established chocolatiers 1. Amedei Since the early More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, May 18th, 2015

Turin for Chocolate Lovers

Cocoa and chocolate have influenced the culture and of Piedmont for over 300 years and café society flourished here around the time of Italy’s unification. Catherine Sidwell explains why Turin is known as the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, May 18th, 2015

Top Tips for Turin Chocolate Lovers

Following our article on Turin for Chocolate lovers, here’s a list of must-visit cafés to experience the very best chocolates in Turin! INFORMATION ➤ Turin Tourist Office For information on and opening More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, March 30th, 2015

Easter Treats Review

Easter is very nearly upon us, and the festival of Pasqua is serious business in Italy, with parades and processions throughout the country. Though it’s also a time for sweet treats and, of course, chocolate… Easter More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, February 9th, 2015

Best Italian Chocolates This Valentine’s Day

They say the best way to a lover’s heart is through their stomach, and with Valentine’s Day less than a week away, we have reviewed the best Italian Chocolates for you to buy for that special someone… In More...