August 29, 2016

By Liz SanFilippo

Introducing a Luxury Trip to Italy's Lakes

Filed Under  Destination Feature, What's Up at TIK

The lakes region of Italy, located in the north of the country, is a place that dreams are made of. The beautiful scenery every where you turn is a testament to that. While the area has been made famous by the likes of celebrities like George Clooney, it's also still largely a region that's been undiscovered by many overseas tourists. But, as they say, go where the locals go. And… Read


May 12, 2014

By The International Kitchen

Taroz with Valtellina Casera DOP-Cheese

Filed Under  Recipe

Many typical dishes that hail from the Valtellina Valley — situated in northern Italy among the Alps — feature vegetables grown in the lush area. Taroz, pronounced tarozch, is one such dish. While not as well-known as the Valtellina's prized pizzoccheri, this antipasto dish highlights everything wonderful about the area, from the potatoes grown in the mountain village of Sacco to the locally-produced traditional cheese. This is hearty mountain fare but… Read