If you have some time it's about olive oil from the region Sonnino is in.
ScienceDirect - Food Chemistry : NMR and statistical study of olive oils from Lazio: A geographical, ecological and agronomic characterization
Sunday, December 28, 2008
Sunday, December 21, 2008
Jim recently visited Sonnino and had lunch with his relatives. According to Jim, this is a picture of the best lasagna ever, made at Teodoro Ippoliti's home. I can't vouch that it's the best lasagna ever but I will try to find out the next time I'm in Sonnino!
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
I made good use of my digital recorder on my last trip to Sonnino. Here is recording I made of an expression I heard many youngish people using. They said it's Romano. I magine it's spelled something like "A-ou" and it's used to get a person's attention. Have a listen:
Friday, December 12, 2008
I recently noticed that on Candido Paglia's Sonnino website their is a hard to find section that has local recipes. This is something I've wanted to compile and put on the blog for a long time. He's done a fantastic job so please click on the link and check it out. And as always, please send me any Sonninese recipes that your family might make...I'd love to post them on the blog.