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Tastes of Milan: Delicious Choices

Tastes of Milan: Delicious Choices

FOOD AND WINE
Tastes of Milan: Delicious Choices
In a country rich with culinary choices, Milan has tastes unique and plentiful. Visitors to this northern city will find opportunities to experience culinary and cultural experiences that will last a lifetime. Here are some unique to Milan: Luxury and History. For those looking for historical and gastronomical delight find yourself at the 5-star Grand Hotel et de Milan. Giuseppe Verdi made this his home away from home and its reputation for excellence continues to draw high end clientele.

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Casa Emma Wines and Love

Casa Emma Wines and Love

WINE FROM ITALY
Casa Emma produces 150.000 bottles per year.  They export to 22 countries around the world. Casa Emma Wines, like Chianti Classico, Chianti Classico Vignalparco Riserva, Chianti Classico Riserva, Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, and more, are constantly rated by the most prestigious critics.

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Learn with the Pros: Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners

Learn with the Pros: Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners

COOKING IN ITALY
For the budding home chef or the professional looking to expand their skills, the Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners may be a place to visit. The ICIF offers professional level trainings to Italian and International chefs but also offers courses for the aspiring foodie, often in the same class settings. While some trainings may take up to six months, the ICIF offers shorter options that serve both professional and foodie alike.

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The New Foodie Destination: Eataly World

The New Foodie Destination: Eataly World

FOOD EVENT
Imagine visiting your local farmers market inside a park complete with working farms, educational tours and shopping centers with local eco-friendly products.  What was once imagined has become FICO Eataly World, the world’s large agri-food park, now open outside Bologna.  

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Wine tasting in Piedmont

Wine tasting in Piedmont

FOOD & WINE
There is no better place for a wine lover than Italy. The majority of us get used to think that Tuscany is the number-one destination for such purpose, while actually it is far not the only region capable to lift your spirits up while bringing down into your stomach some unique and extraordinary wine flavors. A visit of the Northern Piedmont with its picturesque hills and infinite number of vineyards will give you a proof that magic white and red elixirs along with a unique travel experience are all to be found there.

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Best Design Restaurants

Best Design Restaurants

CUISINE & DESIGN
Italy is the home town for food. Olive oil, wine, cheese, truffles, pasta… The list of famous Italian specialties is almost infinite. No surprise. This fertile land touched by the Mediterranean sea and warmed up by the hot southern sun is rich enough to make people from all over the world quite addicted by its local delicacies.

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Eurochocolate Festival in Perugia

Eurochocolate Festival in Perugia

FOOD FESTIVAL
The annual EuroChocolate festival in Perugia is the most important event dedicated to the Italian and international chocolate’s tradition in its every possible form, color, size and shape.

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How about a cooking class?

How about a cooking class?

THE ART OF COOKING
Taking a cooking class while on vacation in Italy is very popular among travelers, who often choose to take part to one and couple it – say – with a nice wine tasting or a fine (hopefully!) dinner, that they themselves will have prepared following their chef’s instructions.

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