Amidst rumors of a Sicilian wine industry shakeup, Renato de Bartoli confirms his departure from his family winery, Marco de Bartoli, assumes role as CEO of Baglio di Pianetto.
I love granita. Since I moved to Sicily in 2012 I have been sampling as many different types and flavors as I can find. In the summertime granita can be found everywhere. We eat it morning, noon, and night. Not only does it keep you cool, it's a delight to the senses. The simplest recipes … Continue reading RECIPE: Watermelon vodka granita
Forget everything you've ever learned about driving. Your parents, Drivers Ed coach, and the books you've read are no help for you here. In Sicily, your "rules" do not apply. The "modern vehicle" is not the convenient and potentially lethal method of human transport that the rest of the world considers it to be. In Sicily, … Continue reading A Tourist Guide: Strategies For Driving in Sicily