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Panettone: the legends about the origin of the Christmas pie of Milan

Its true origin dates back to the Middle Ages when the “bread of luxury” was allowed to be tasted only on the Christmas Eve. Nowadays Christmas in Milan wouldn't be the same without this traditional sweet pie!

Italian tradition. Five things you can envy Italy

The glamorous city of Milan offers its residents and visitors a huge choice of restaurants, great shopping and a wide range of entertainment for nightlife. But there is something else from the Italian way of life and tradition that you begin to miss so much, barely leaving Italy.

What to try in Italy. Italian cocktails, history and recipes

Summer recipes Italians know a lot about good drinks. As experts in the wine industry, they have succeeded in making cocktails as well. The names of the legendary Italian cocktails worth tasting while in Italy: Negron...

Interesting Italian traditions, habits and lifestyle

If you do not live in Italy for a short period of time, you have probably noticed certain features, customs or strangeness of Italians. Living in Italy, I think it's time for a moment

What Italian dishes should be tasted in Italy

Italian cuisine is undoubtedly a leader in the culinary arts. Italian culinary masterpieces are popular all over the world, and once you try them in Italy, you will hardly ever be able to forget their unsurpassed taste.

How and why they use wine in the kitchen. There’s something about that

Secrets of cooking with wine: history, combinations, recipes Why do they use kitchen recipes for wine? Wine-a drink, which, in addition to being a perfect complement to the dishes we taste, is used as an essential ingre...

Like drinking coffee in Italy. What every tourist needs to know

Like drinking coffee in Italy. What every tourist needs to know Drinking coffee in Italy is a sacred thing. It is often drunk in small portions and coffee is not considered an expensive drink. For example, to order a div...

The legend of Columbus’ Easter kulic

Legend of Easter kulich Columbus Italy. The traditional Easter cake of Italians is called "Columbus". It is Lombardy that is considered the birthplace of this bakery, which resembles a pigeon or a cross. The traditional...

Italian tradition and what is a Milanese aperitif

Italian tradition of a Milanese aperitif. The tradition of Italians gathering for a glass of liquor and a small snack appeared very long ago. Now it's a very convenient pastime, because in the "Happy Hour" you can have a...

When it’s right to drink cappuccino in Italy

Italian cappuccino: When it's right to drink cappuccino in Italy. Since we are in Italy, let's try the most delicious Italian hot drink - cappuccino! Italians have a culture of food in the blood, if only for breakfast o...

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Duomo Cathedral’ Statue of Liberty in Milan

The majestic Duomo Cathedral on the main square of the city captures thousands of tourists every day, and have you ever paid attention to the statue above the main entrance of the Duomo? Doesn't it remind you of another equally famous statue?