From artisan gelato to fresh, home-made pasta, Italian cuisine is renowned the world over, but beyond the pizza, pasta and ice cream, there’s a never-ending gastronomic journey to discover including superb cheeses, succulent roasts and legendary desserts. I’ve been visiting Italy for many years now and whenever I go and in whichever part of the country I am in, I know I am going to eat well. In no particular order, here’s my top 10 of things to eat in Italy and where to eat them..
Gelato and pizza are terrific, but they only scratch the surface of Italy’s exciting, rich and colorful street food scene. We picked 12 essential street eats you must try on your next trip. (Two words: fried cream).
Headed to Rome? Everyone knows you have to try (at least!) three things when in Italy: Coffee, Gelato & Pizza (not necessarily in that order). Sometimes all you can fit in between the Colosseum and the Vatican Museums is a quick bite, though. Here's a quick recommendation chart for Rome's best, "Fast" & "Slow" from OneDayInItaly.com - Enjoy!
Pizzeria Remo A 75-year-old pizzeria considered among the best in Rome, where locals get loud and every pizza is baked to order. Pizza bianca con fiori di zucca (€7.50) is especially good. Piazza di Santa Maria Liberatrice, 44, Testaccio (0039 6 574 6270), dinner only. Closed Sun.