Italian food

Dirty Work

Savor this Never-Ending Summer with Tomato-Mayo Sandwiches and Fried Okra

If you run to your nearest farmer's market, you can snag the last of the heirlooms and gorge like Chef Chris McDade from Brooklyn's Popina.
Danielle Wayda
10.8.18
Festivals

Italy's Most Lit Food Festival Involves Boiling an Entire Sheep

You can eat whatever you want at the Pezzata di Capracotta, as long as it's mutton or lamb.
Giorgio Mininno
9.10.18
WTF

I Tried to Eat Like an Italian Futurist and Learned that Fascism Isn't Delicious

One hundred years ago, an avant-garde group set out to transform meals into performance pieces. Were they any good?
Kristian Ejlebæk Nielsen
9.6.18
YouTube

These Italian Grandmas Making Pasta Are Your Respite from the Rest of the Internet

We’ve just discovered the Pasta Grannies YouTube channel AND WE ARE IN LOVE.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.9.18
WTF

Call Your Nonna: Church Says 'Miracle' Virgin Mary Statue Is Weeping Olive Oil

Ready your spaghetti for some divine EVOO!
Jelisa Castrodale
7.19.18
Cheese

Restaurant's Extra Charge for Grated Parmesan Triggers National Outcry in UK

One food writer was surprised to be billed for a sprinkle of Parmesan. The restaurant insists it did nothing wrong.
Mayukh Sen
4.26.18
Send Noodz

This Meatball Ragu Is Like a Hug From an Italian Grandma

Don Angie's riff on everyone’s favorite—spaghetti and meatballs.
Danielle Wayda
3.21.18
crime

Mobster on House Arrest Is Back in Jail After Sneaking Out to Bakery, Pizzeria

John “Porky” Zancocchio was confined to his home after being charged with racketeering.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.26.18
Send Noodz

Infuriate the Italians in Your Life with This Tofu Skin 'Pasta'

This riff on classic pasta all'amatriciana comes to us courtesy of the team at San Francisco's State Bird Provisions.
Danielle Wayda
2.23.18
Make this

Make Timballo, the Crazy Love Child of Carbonara and Lasagna

This recipe is like ascending into clouds of mozzarella and achieving true pasta enlightenment. Some things are greater than the sum of their parts.
Munchies Staff
1.31.18
Recipe

Penne alla Vodka Recipe

Creamy and classic, this vodka-laced tomato sauce is an Italian American favorite.
Tony's Beechhurst
1.19.18
Pizza

Baltimore Pizza Spot Points Out that Italy Was Once Considered a 'Shithole,' Too

Hersh's menu modification is in response to Trump's recent comments about Haiti, El Salvador, and Africa.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.18.18
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