Tag: Lombardia


August 29, 2016

By Liz SanFilippo Hall

Introducing a Luxury Trip to Italy's Lakes

Filed Under  Destination Features, Travel Tips, 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 Peg Kern

Taroz with Valtellina Casera DOP-Cheese

Filed Under  Destination Features, Food History, Recipes

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, a buckwheat flour noodle for which the region is famous, this antipasto dish highlights everything wonderful about the area, from the potatoes grown in the mountain village of Sacco to… Read