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What is Grappa

What is Grappa Grappa is an alcoholic beverage, a fragrant, grape-based pomace brandy of Italian origin that contains 35 to 60 percent alcohol by volume (70 to 120 US proof). Distillation is an ancient practice that can be traced back to the first century AD.   The Museum of Wine and Grappa shows historical equipment used in […]

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Homemade Pink Lemonade – Laura Vitale

Homemade Pink Lemonade – Laura Vitale This is a great recipe for Pink Lemonade. Interestingly enough my wife and I drink homemade lemonade everyday. None of those chemicals and other unatural ingredidnts. Just Good Stuff ! Have a great week. Relax with a cold lemonade and relax… li’s Summertime!!! Pink lemonade is a rose-tinted beverage […]

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Italian Aperol Spritz Cocktail Recipe – Aperitivo – Vincenzo’s Plate

Italian Aperol Spritz Cocktail – Aperitivo – Vincenzo’s Plate Aperol is an Italian aperitif made of bitter orange, gentian, rhubarb, and cinchona among other ingredients. Aperol was originally produced by the Barbieri company, based in Padua, but is now produced by the Campari company. While Aperol was originally created in 1919, it did not become […]

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Bellini Cocktail Recipe from Italian Cook – Vincenzo’s Plate

Bellini Cocktail Recipe  The Bellini was invented sometime between 1934 and 1948 by Giuseppe Cipriani, founder of Harry’s Bar in Venice, Italy. He named the drink the Bellini because its unique pink color reminded him of the toga of a saint in a painting by 15th-century Venetian artist Giovanni Bellini. The drink started as a seasonal […]

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Sambuca Kisses – Unique, Gentle & Crunchy – “Italian Cook” Nigellissima

Sambuca Kisses – Unique, Gentle & Crunchy – “Italian Cook” Nigellissima – These “Kisses” are truly wonderful. Light and airy. They are referred to as Kisses because fo the slightest sweet caress they leave in the mouth. Almost like eating a delicate anise flavored breath of air. They puff up gloriously and are almost relaxing […]

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Amaretto Sour and Ferrari Cocktail Recipes

Amaretto Sour and Ferrari Cocktail How to make the classic Italian alcoholic drinks, Amaretto Sour and Ferrari Cocktail, from the guys at Brahm Mauer Bar Services. Hope you enjoy! From: Youtube We Love Ya, Dominic & Frank #EverybodyLovesItalian www.EverybodyLovesItalian.com  

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Tiziano – The Italian Punch made with Prosecco

Tiziano – The Italian Punch made with Prosecco Are you looking for a quick and easy punch to serve at your next party?  This is very easy to make and your guests will love it.  It could become your signature drink. Hope you enjoy! Tiziano Total  Time: 5 min Prep:  5 min Yield: 6 servings […]

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Negroni the Ultimate Italian Cocktail

Negroni the Ultimate Italian Cocktail Invented in Florence, which adds a certain classical appeal, it’s a great digestif and an even better aperitif. Hope you enjoy! Negroni Ingredients 1 part Martini Rosso     1 part Martini Bitter     1 part Bombay Sapphire gin     1 whole orange, sliced     ice, cubed Method 1. Add equal […]

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Do you Love Basil and Lime? Try the Basil Lime Cocktail Recipe

Do you Love Basil and Lime? Try the Basil Lime Cocktail Recipe Do you love Basil and Lime?  You have to try this.  It is a little different.  It does require a little preparation, but you will find that the end product is well worth it.   Basil Lime Cocktail You will need a muddler and […]

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Nutella Creme Liqueur – Simple, Delicious, and Easy to Make

Nutella Creme Liqueur This recipe sounds so delicious and so easy, anybody could make it. Ingredients 3/4 cup Nutella (room temperature) 1/2 cup Sugar 1 tsp Vanilla extract 1 1/4 cup Heavy whipping cream 2+ cups Vodka Directions: In a medium saucepan, whisk together Nutella, sugar, and vanilla extract. Cook over medium heat, slowly adding […]

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