Tag archive for ‘coffee’
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By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, October 4th, 2021

Caffè Corretto

Joe Gartman discovers that his morning coffee may require a little lift. Discover more about the history and process of making grappa today! Images by Patricia Gartman The swift Brenta River flows through Bassano More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Where to get the best coffees in Rome

Espresso lovers can never go wrong in Rome. Your coffee will probably be excellent in most of the bars you find. Caffè Sciascia   Yet, according to locals, if you want to drink the best in the city you have More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

This Week’s #ItaliaIcon – The Moka Pot

The ‘Moka Express’, as the makers call it, or la machinetta as it is commonly known, has been a fixture in Italian kitchens since the 1950s… Originally designed in 1933, at a time when many Italians were having More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

At-Home Coffee Machine: Which is Best?

The Marketing Manager at De’Longhi UK explains which sorts of coffee machines are the best for the home… Q. There are now many different types of coffee machines for the home. You can use capsules, More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, June 24th, 2013

Espresso Machines Review: Italia!’s Top Picks

There is nothing more indicative of true Italian life than the fondness for espresso – so this month we test seven of the best coffee machines on the market… Conjure up the flavours of Italy and somewhere More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Arabica versus Robusta: Coffee Beans Explained

The Marketing Manager of De’Longhi UK explains the difference between the main coffee beans, and which one is best… A ROBUST ARGUMENT Q. There has been much debate as to which type of coffee is the More...