Robert AiudiMarch 20, 2019Blog, Italian

Strega Restaurant: A guy from Sannio and a guy from Nola in Branford to chase the American dream in the kitchen

Translation in English at the bottom!!! Strega Restaurant: un sannita ed un nolano a Branford per inseguire, in cucina, il sogno americano Di : Sergio Sbarra | 0 Comments | On : 04/03/2019 | Categorie: : AgriCultura, Buonissimo, News, Pizzerie, Recensioni, Ristoranti, Rubriche Aggiungi ai preferiti BRANFORD -Da Nola (NA) a Branford in Connecticut per inseguire il sogno americano… ossia il sogno della cucina italiana leader nel mondo. Quella […]

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Laura StrassmanDecember 19, 2016cookies, Dessert, Holidays, Uncategorized

Recipes- 12 Christmas Dessserts

A Christmas present for you from The Language Chef.   We have put together a booklet of 12 traditional christmas desserts, language origins, pronunciation, history and a recipe for each. Click Here to get yours: 12- Christmas Desserts Today’s Dessert is:  Lebkuchen– German spice cookie Although the origins of the word Lebkuchen itself remain unclear, it is […]

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Laura StrassmanDecember 13, 2016Cocktails, French, Holidays, Wine

Tiny Bubbles for a Big Celebration

As the holidays are nigh, my mind turns to Champagne. I adore it – and could probably drink it at every meal! Yes, once in France, a farmer I met who lived near Epernay told me that he had a glass every morning with his toast and coffee!   Champagne is one of the Gods […]

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Laura StrassmanDecember 1, 2016cookies, Food, Italian

Pizzelle- lots of little pizzas

Ever since I was a kid an aunt, a grandmother or a distant relative made a mound of pizzelle.  The round, flat sweet Christmas cookie reminiscent of the communion host used in the Catholic Mass. Unbeknownst to me, pizzelle are from the region of the aforementioned relatives. My grandmother is from Cugnoli, Abruzzo near the town credited as […]

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Robert AiudiNovember 18, 2016Holidays

Excuse our test post

trying out some new plug in- please excuse

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Laura StrassmanSeptember 2, 2016News, Wine

New App Makes Wine More Welcoming

From the New Haven Independent by LUCY GELLMAN | Aug 31, 2016 3:03 pm A new wine pronunciation app out this month didn’t start anywhere close to a computer. Its local developer, self-described “language junkie” Robert Aiudi, was three-fourths of the way into a glass of red wine at a bar, and had just encountered […]

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