New World Twist: Italy and Beer

“My travels in Italy make me long for vineyards, wine  . . . and handcrafted beer. Although most people don’t think of Italy as being famous for birra, I’ve come to know better. From my very first trip, our Italian family indoctrinated me into the fine art of drinking beer in Italy. German beer that is. This was back in 1999 and according to my cousin Roberto, a good German beer from the Trentino -Alto Adige Sud-Tirol  and a wine from Piemonte were what to drink. ” Read More 


Guest Post from Pamela Marasco, author of Seeing and Savoring Italy, owner of Cositutti Marketplace and Founder of Italy Taste and Travel Tours in Northern Italy and Tuscany. 






Seeing and Savoring Italy

I might be a little biased on this recommendation, but who cares. My mother, Pamela Marasco just published her first book, Seeing and Savoring Italy.   She writes about our family’s travels and experiences in Northern Italy, Tuscany and Umbria. This is a great read and I highly recommend the book if you love Italy, have traveled to Italy, or are planning a trip.

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