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The Foods of Venice…

We had been in Venice for a few hours and had worked (walked) our way from the hotel to the Rialto, and to San Marcos.  It was time for sustenance. Sustenance in San Marcos is Caffe Florian.  A little caffe that has been around since 1720.  yes… 1720....

It helps when the waiter is cute!

What do you get when you cross a small, cozy restaurant with excellent food and a cute-as-a-button flirt of a waiter?!?  A fabulous dining experience! We decided to stay close to the apartment tonight, so we walked up a hill behind the place, saw a small rest...

Food in Firenze

  We have been eating well.  From simple salamis and cheeses along with a bruschetta I made, ...

Antica Caciara Trasteverina

I found my dream-store – in the Trasteverina district of Rome. Trasteverina – literally...

The Food, The Food

It’s non-stop eating. From local mom-and-pop restaurants to the fast food at historic sites to...

Gastronomic Heaven

Food, glorious food… I thought the best food I had ever had was in France.  I’m changin...

Italian Food

A kitchen in Rome!  Am I a happy kid, or what?!? Our first trek into Italian eating was yesterday ...

La Cucina Italiana

The past week or so has been interesting eating around the Dineen/Martorano household.  We have be...

Mad Men Monday – Dessert

I have to admit it’s been a while since I bought Jell-O, but two small boxes of the artificia...

Mad Men Monday

If this was a magazine, tonight would be the Pineapple Issue. Tonight’s dinner is pretty much...

The Week In Review

I haven’t been writing much here, this week.  It has nothing to do with us heading to Italy ...