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Why I don't participate on the Italy forum for Chowhound very much

by Michaelspont 11 days ago

I had hoped to respond to a post started by Elizabeth Minchilli about why this message forum might be suffering dwind...

The Chowhound Team commented 6 hours ago

Slow Food Editore - Italian Regional Cooking Dictionary

by DavyTheFatBoy 2 days ago

I just wanted to mention that Slow Food has released a Dictionary of Italian Regional Food for the iPhone and iPad (I...

Multifoiled commented 7 hours ago

Bologna & Florence - brief report

by comiendosiempre 24 hours ago

We recently returned from Bologna and Florence and wanted to give a brief report and shout out/thank you for the post...

Sicily on my Mind

by Ziggy41 3 months ago

Safe to say my one day spent in Taormina years ago didnt add much to my Sicily knowledge base. Considering now two w...

Ziggy41 commented 24 hours ago

Trip report - Veneto and Emilia Romagna driving tour

by walker42 3 months ago

We had a great time on our driving vacation around the Veneto and Emilia Romagna in the first part of August. The goa...

Ziggy41 commented 1 day ago

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Good coffee AND good cornetto?

by anotherjennifer 2 days ago

We'll be staying at 9 Governo del Vecchio, about a five minute walk from Piazza Navona and a couple of minutes more f...

Restaurants in Torino (Turin)

by henjef85 4 months ago

My wife and I will be returning to the Langhe soon and will bookend our visit with 2 nights in Torino. Do any of you...


henjef85 commented 2 days ago

Decently priced Restaurant Reccos in Florence & Tuscany?

by Eat Local NoFarmsNoFood 18 days ago

Hi all, Traveling to Tuscany in two weeks and would love restaurant reccos for dinner in any of these spots. ...


yimay commented 2 days ago

Travel to Italy with Food Allergies.

by Puri 5 years ago

Hi, We are travelling to Italy in March for a week. We will be in Rome and may go to Venice for a night. My 5 yr old ...


allergyq commented 3 days ago

Epiro rome

by KMERC 5 days ago

Hi, have any of you Roma residents eaten or heard of a place called Epiro over in the Appia Latina neighborhood? A fr...

minchilli commented 4 days ago

Sid's short(er) list for Venice:

by sidcundiff 1 year ago

Recommended Restaurants in Venice: Gatte Nero, ⌚1230pm Fondamenta della Giudecca, 88, on the island of Burano Tel...


KMERC commented 4 days ago

Piemonte 2015-Il Centro

by henjef85 8 days ago

I am long overdue in posting our final dining highlight in the Langhe during our visit in September. On a Thursday n...

PH Rodgers commented 6 days ago

Piemonte 2015 and some links to prior years

by allende 8 months ago

We’re at our apartment in La Morra for the better part of three months. Looking forward to some great eating and drin...


allende commented 8 days ago

Trattoria di Via Serra in Bologna

by Multifoiled 10 days ago

I am slowly getting my notes together from our 9-night stay in Italy this past October/November. Having caught a horr...

Multifoiled commented 9 days ago

Help identify cookies I purchased in Emilia Romagna

by inlovewiththedusk 13 days ago

Hi all, I'm new here and just learning the ropes. I'm hoping someone can help me identify a cookie I cannot stop thi...


inlovewiththedusk commented 11 days ago

Vatican Lunch

by ekc 2 months ago

Is Sorpasso still a good choice for lunch near the Vatican? Anything new and worthy to try? We (my hubby, inlaws and...


ekc commented 11 days ago

New Format on Chowhound Boards

by minchilli 11 days ago

As a frequent contributor to the Italy Chowhound board, I thought I'd chime in about the new re-design and format. Th...

The Chowhound Team commented 11 days ago

Etiquette Question

by anotherjennifer 2 months ago

Is it ok to pick up pastry one place and then take it with you to have with your coffee another place, even if the co...


kuku2 commented 11 days ago

Ristorante dalla Marisa in Venice

by Multifoiled 18 days ago

Although we've been back a week now since our whirlwind trip to Bologna, Venice, Lake Como and Paris, I've not had th...

minchilli commented 11 days ago

Updated Naples & Amalfi Coast Recommendations

by Unkle Al 3 months ago

My sister and brother are going to Naples and the Amalfi coast. They are seasoned travelers and do not need any trav...


kelliemellie38 commented 12 days ago

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