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Costardi Brothers Interview: The 2 Bodies & 1 Brain of Modern Italian Gastronomy

The Michelin starred Costardi Brothers Christian and Manuel of Vercelli in Piedmont have just been nominated for The Best Contemporary Restaurant in Piedmont 2019 at The Love Italian Life Awards 2019 Ceremony taking place in Dublin this November. Together they have developed an international reputation for revolutionising classic Italian products and recipes into modern creative […]


The Future of Italian Wine

Italian wine in Italy from grape to glass is a passionate obsession for producers and consumers the world over. This is due to there being over 800 grape varieties across 20 wine growing regions of stunning vineyards. According to the world’s largest online wine publication Decanter, the UK & Ireland consumed a record 127 million […]

Enrico Crippa Interview

Chef Enrico Crippa Interview: White Truffles, Barolo & Michelin Stars

Italian Chef Enrico Crippa and his three Michelin starred restaurant Piazza Duomo in Alba won The Best Contemporary Restaurant in Piedmont at The Love Italian Life Awards Ceremony in Dublin last year. Enrico talks about his success & Alba which is famous for white truffles and the great red wines Barolo & Barbaresco. Read the […]


Vinitaly: Why We Love The Greatest Wine Exhibition In The World

Imagine bringing together 125,000 visitors from 145 countries with 4,600 wine exhibitors and 33,000 foreign buyers for the largest wine exhibition in the world. Then hosting it in the city of Italian renaissance, home to the greatest Shakespearean love story of all time – Romeo and Juliet. That is exactly what happened in Verona this […]