Polpo (Italian for octopus) refers to the animal and the Italian foods that feature it. Top five iconic polpo dishes not to be missed in Italy.
Tipping in Italy is like paying a good compliment. Always appreciated, never anticipated. Observations on where, when, and how Italians tip in Italy.
Coperto is a mandatory per-person charge that has been part of eating in Italy since the middle ages. What coperto means, costs, why it’s not a scam or tip.
Caciocavallo as in Caciocavallo cheese is pronounced ca‧cio‧ca‧vàl‧lo. Video of native Italian speakers pronouncing Caciocavallo, plus tips to pronounce double letters words correctly in Italian.
Gnocchi is pronounced nyow·key. Been saying it wrong all this time? Three tricky little reasons native English speakers often pronounce Gnocchi incorrectly and how to say it right!