Basic fresh ingredients used well is the tradition of Italian cooking

Every region of Italy uses it own produce. Traditional Italian cuisine is hearty and wholesome in the north to light and refreshing in the south. It is mostly peasant food that is served around the regions. Italian food focuses on the quality and freshness of simple ingredients from the land.

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Abruzzo is an Italian region, east of Rome, with an Adriatic coastline and the Apennine Mountains


Lots of Basilicata’s oldest, most traditional dishes are focused around lamb, mutton and pork


Located in the central region of Italy, Tuscany boasts stunning countryside, a beautiful coastline and culture aplenty in its capital city, Florence..

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