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October 15, 2014

By Liz SanFilippo

How to Pair Truffles with Wine

Filed Under  Food History, Wines & Spirits

Truffles are a luxury and an indulgence, and the last thing you want to do when you partake in this expensive ingredient is to eat it while drinking the wrong kind of wine. Similar to pretty much all wine pairings, what works well with truffle will depend on how the truffle is prepared and what that truffle is served with. Generally speaking though, truffles by their very nature are earthy… Read
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October 4, 2010

By The International Kitchen

Piedmontese Ravioli

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This thoughtful dish with perfect autumn flavors is quite traditional in Piedmont, which is located in the very northwest corner of Italy. It is one of our favorite locations for a cooking vacation or culinary tour in Italy. Pair this recipe with a Barolo wine, and buon appetito! If you like this recipe, consider a Piedmont cooking vacation! Ingredients For the pasta: 1 lb flour 6 eggs 1 glass warm… Read
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June 30, 2010

By The International Kitchen

Manzo brasato al Barolo (Beef braised in Barolo Wine)

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The weather is beginning to heat up, flowers are in bloom and we are approaching the longest day of the year-- summer is here! Impress your family and friends while capturing the essence of Bountiful Piedmont using this fantastic braised beef recipe for your next Sunday dinner. Ingredients 1 Kg (around 2 lbs) beef, either rump roast or a similar cut, not too lean or it will be dry A… Read
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January 29, 2010

By The International Kitchen

Brasato al Barolo (Veal Shank in Barolo Sauce)

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Recipe of the month from August 2005. Brasato al Barolo - from our wonderful new cooking vacation in Italy, Bountiful Piedmont. Experience the heart of Piedmont's wine producing area, known for Barolo, Barbera, and Barbaresco wines, to name a few. This part of Italy is known for its amazing cuisine, partly influenced by nearby France, making it a perfect destination for a food and wine tour or a culinary vacation.… Read
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