Month: January 2011

Friday Night Snacks.
Recipes

Friday Night Snacks.

Friday Night Snacks This recipe is so easy to make, it is not healthy, but very good! Start with a casserole and mix in: 2 cups sugar 1/2 cup butter 1 teaspoon vanilla sugar 1/2 cup milk Boil in 5 min. ( stir ) Turn the heat off and mix […]

Le Marche Wine Day Trips.
Travel Wine

Le Marche Wine Day Trips.

This day tour will be an exploration of the heart of the Rosso Piceno, the wine of the Piceno people, the defined area that begins just South of le Marche. While visiting the wonders of the area and in tasting its wines, you will come to understand the concept of […]

Spanish Wines. Quality, Value and Variety.
Wine

Spanish Wines. Quality, Value and Variety.

The excitement, attention and demand surrounding wines from Spain today has been in the making for more than 3, 000 years and today boasts the world’s largest vineyard acreage. From long established and respected wine growing regions to exciting new ones, from indigenous grape varieties to international varietals, and from […]

Cooking – Healthy and Rewarding.
Food Recipes

Cooking – Healthy and Rewarding.

Cooking Eating a nutritionally balanced diet is almost impossible if you rely on takeout or fast food. Anyone can cook adequately with a little interest, knowledge, and minimum of equipment. The first and most important requirement is the will to cook, followed by good co-ordination and timing skills, and understanding […]

Le Marche Food Experience.
Food Travel

Le Marche Food Experience.

Le Marche Holiday is run by Moreno Moretti, a rural development graduate based in the province of Ascoli Piceno. The simple aim of the project is to propose great vacation ideas for your stay in the region; activities which are part of local tradition from truffle hunting to artisan workshop […]

Cantine Giorgio Lungarotti – Umbria.
Wine

Cantine Giorgio Lungarotti – Umbria.

Umbria is one of the two provinces of Italy without a coast. This small province, the home of Saint Francs Assissi, boasts a sound agricultural base (olive oil, wine, cereal, and truffles) and active tourism traffic. Cantine Lungarotti located in Torgiano is the largest and best-known winery of the province. […]

Pinot Noir.
Wine

Pinot Noir.

Pinot Noir The true pinot noir is one of the unmitigated joys of the experienced taster… it has a distinct penetrating taste… a definite silky texture… among the dearest wines known, possessing a smoothness which by comparison makes some of the other great red wines of the world rough… wines […]

Book review: Gordon Ramsey’s Healthy Appetite.
Book Reviews

Book review: Gordon Ramsey’s Healthy Appetite.

The celebrity English chef Gordon Ramsey is Britain’s most successful and talked-about chef with many Michelin stars and 22 restaurants around the world. What most people fail to remember is that he is a health nut and runs marathons. In this his newest book, he has managed to offer healthy […]