Liguria

Liguria, Pasta Types, Penne

Penne

  What do pasta names mean in English? It’s not difficult to understand that the word ‘penne’ or the singular ‘penna’ means ‘pen’ in English. Given that this pasta looks like the nib of an old fashioned pen or quill, it’s obvious that the name came from that similarity. Many...

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Italy's Regions, Liguria

Liguria

  Liguria, home to Pesto Genovese! Liguria is a region I have yet to explore better and there are places there which are very high up on my to-go list! Luckily or unluckily, Italy is a country rich in such places and we are spoilt for choice, so getting to all the destinations I’d...

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