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London Reviews: Pasta Perfection at Lina Stores

Soho stalwart, Lina Stores, really needs no introduction. The deli’s minty-green exteriors have been a cornerstone of the neighbourhood for close to 75 years, a long-standing purveyor of the highest-grade Italian ingredients.  402 more words

London Chapter

Milan meets the Ocean

Years ago, the wife and I honeymooned in Italy. To this day, there’s a small part of me that’s surprised we ever left (jobs and having a source of income are funny like that) – but about two years ago, we went back, and took the then 11-month-old munchkin to Lake Como and Milan.  143 more words


Recipe - Turkey and Courgette Burgers

Here’s a new option for burgers for the BBQ, a lighter choice than beef burgers, made with turkey and with Italian herbs for a very Mediterranean taste. 186 more words


Chino’s Kitchen: Summer Diet Recipe (Sausage Penne)

Sausage Penne

Perfect recipe for those trying to get that tone summer body or lose weight. This is very clean tasting dish with nice smokey flavor from the sausage. 195 more words


Chicken Parm Sandwiches

Here is a lighter take on a classic! I love this recipe because the patties can be made ahead of time for a hastle-free weeknight dinner. 237 more words

Main Dishes

#ClearTheList - Language Learning Goals for June

This month I’m a little early in posting my goals for next month due to my travel plans later this week.

#ClearTheList is a monthly goal setting community of language learners which is hosted by Shannon of  1,002 more words


The Italian Pantry: Beans

Italians keep a number of types of beans in their pantry. We always keep packages and/or cans of lentils, cannellini beans and ceci (chickpeas). In addition, we have jars of lupini beans. 120 more words