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The Antica Enoteca del Borgo in Turin

Feb 01, 2014 No Comments by

antica-enoteca-del-borgoIf you are in Turin for a vacation or for a business meeting, be sure to find sometime to go to one of the best winery bars in the city.

Located in the heart of the first Italian capital, near the Piazza Vittorio, one of the biggest square in Europe, the Antica Enoteca del Borgo offers you both Italian and Piedmontese prestigious wine labels, not to mention the French ones.

The place is very well known in the city, especially because you can enjoy a great aperitivo (happy hour in Italian) on the street while keeping an eye on the Gran Madre, the big church there.

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How to make a real Italian bruschetta

Dec 22, 2013 No Comments by

bruschettaIf during your vacation in Italy you literally fet in love with the so-called bruschetta, here there is the recipe to make your own grilled bread.

First thing to know is that there is not only the very famous bruschetta al pomodoro, the one with tomatoes, but you can choose the topping you like the most and create your own one in just a couple of minute.

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Gelateria Silvano: it’s more than ice-cream

Feb 19, 2013 No Comments by

In Turin, not to far from the metro station Carducci (near the Molinette hospital) there is the historic gelateria (ice-cream shop) Silvano.

As the name suggests, the place was opened and run by Silvano in 1960, even if now the owners are other people, Alessandra Girardello and Enrico Senatore.

Even if there has been this change, the common things about these owners is that they all want to propose the classical fresh and genuine ice cream made in Piedmont.

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