Tag: Lombardy

Italy's Regions, Lombardy


Think Italian lakes, fashion and osso buco: think Lombardy! Although there are still many places I would like to visit in Lombardy, it’s a region I’ve been to many times.  Even before I came to live in Italy, I had already fallen in love with the most well-known of Lombardy’s lakes...

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Lombardy, Pasta Types, Pizzoccheri

Pizzoccheri (buckwheat pasta)

A very healthy pasta! You have probably never heard of Pizzoccheri but they are definitely worth knowing about, especially if you like vegetarian pasta dishes and are very conscious of the health benefits of the food you eat. Pizzoccheri are a traditional pasta from the Valtellina, a very...

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