|Mediterranean cuisine,Emilia Romagna|
With so many kinds of cured ham available in various regions of the Mediterranean, one might wonder what distinguishes the famous Parma Ham from the rest; what qualities justify the crown in its label, and the global fame. The fact is I had doubts myself whether the premium prices of Prosciutto Crudo di Parma are adequate. I used to opt for the less expensive cured hams (...)
While the scientists expand on the benefits of the Mediterranean diet, its recommendations do not fully reflect the actual practices in the traditional Mediterranean kitchens. The Mediterranean cuisine, though seemingly cohesive, is highly regionalized and the Mediterranean cookeries vary between respective areas, thus demonstrating significant differences in dietary habits.
The great Salvatore Ferragamo’s story starts in Hollywood, when he opened the “Hollywood Boot Shop” in 1923. Though his love and passion for shoes date further back, to the time when he took his first shoemaker job at age 14, this event established him as the shoemaker to the stars, which is what Salvatore Ferragamo is known for.