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Amy Riolo’s Blog

Sharing history, culture, and nutrition through global cuisine and travel

Top Ten Italian Women's Fashion Trends for Fall/Winter 2022 & How to Save $ on Them

"L’eleganza è l’equilibrio tra proporzioni, emozione e sorpresa." - Valentino"Elegance is the equilibrium between proportions, emotions, and surprises."Just back from a month in Italy, visions of clothes as decadent as the peninsula's impeccable cuisine are still dancing in my head. My time...

Best 3 Italian Pasta Recipes and Top Tips for Pairing Them with Authentic Sauces

 Before we begin discussing pasta recipes, there are three important integral elements of the Italian kitchen that can't be overlooked. One of the top challenges in creating authentic Italian pasta recipes is choosing the proper pasta shape and the best...

Top 5 Best Italian Recipes for Summertime

Summertime and outdoor gatherings go hand in hand, but many people are challenged when preparing warm-weather meals. Here are a few of my favorite Italian recipes from my newly released Italian Recipes for Dummies.  These mouthwatering and easy to make...

In Vinitaly Veritas

"Ci sono vini buoni, molto buoni o buonissimi, ma che col tempo puoi dimenticare, semplicemente perché ce ne sono tanti. Poi ci sono i vini indimenticabili, decisamente pochi, che popolano una ristretta lista personale che ciascuno di noi ha messo...

Introducing My New Amy Riolo Selections EVOO

It gives me great pleasure to announce that my personally selected blend of extra-virgin olive oil from the most recent Italian olive harvest (with a new label) is now available in the U.S.!March is National Nutrition Month, and it's worth...

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