The Art of Making Homemade Pasta in Bologna

Creating a Bolognese Masterpiece with Taste of Italy Cooking Classes There are certain things that the average home cook just doesn’t make from scratch, and pasta is definitely one of them. I remember the day I saw an episode of Top Chef where one of the contestants whipped up...
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5 Cuisines I’m Craving to Explore

I met my friend Bianca in college. We were attending a meeting for future event planners and hit it off when we found out we both had Italian heritage. We laughed over our separate, yet strikingly similar, stories of being force fed at family holidays and of feeling lucky...
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Madrid’s Underground Chinese Restaurant

Strange Restaurants in Spain Madrid’s Parking Garage Chinese Restaurant The next time you are craving Chinese food in Madrid, you may want to head to Plaza de España. Hidden underground on your way down to the Plaza de España parking garage, is a small Chinese restaurant & take-away counter...
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Sushi in Madrid: All You Can Eat at Zen Bamboo

Affordable Sushi in Central Madrid Finding good, affordable sushi in Madrid has been a challenge this year. We tried one sushi restaurant based on a Groupon, but it wasn’t good enough to return to at full price. Our friends have also recommended a few places, but when we look at...
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Cantina Moctezuma: Mexican Food in Madrid

“The best Mexican restaurant in Madrid!” Source I saw those words and I had to investigate. I discovered an offer I couldn’t pass up at Cantina Moctezuma: For only 15€ per person one could enjoy a lunch or dinner in “the best Mexican restaurant in Madrid” with more than...
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11 Delicious Vegetarian Options in Spain

How Vegetarians Can Pass on the Ham… (and Still Eat Amazing Food in Spain) Spain may be a pork lover’s paradise, but vegetarians traveling in Spain needn’t worry. There are plenty of meatless options for vegetarians if you only know what to order. The following Spanish foods are some...
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