$2.9 Million Pizza-Making Robot Is Still Struggling to Make a Pizza
Will a pizza taste as good if made by a soulless android? Time to find out!
'Made in Italy' Label Fails When Italians Argue Over Meaning of 'Italian'
How Italian is Italian enough?
Viagra-Flavored Gelato Arouses Interest on Reddit
Fed up with soft serve?
A Mission to Find the Spiciest Dish in Calabria
The home of the famous Calabrian chili offers everything from delicious spicy 'nduja to throat-searing infused grappa that tastes not unlike pepper spray.
Creepy Goat-Men Are the Stars of Sardinia’s Annual Citrus Festival
The Sagra degli Agrumi in Sardinia is a celebration of the end of the citrus season, featuring folk songs and locals decked in traditional outfits. Oh, and terrifying monsters, too.
Inside the Loneliest Five-Star Restaurant in the World
You can eat foie gras at Antarctica's Concordia Station, but your closest neighbor is the International Space Station and you might not see oranges for three months.
Truffle Hunting Is a Sickness
Natale Romagnolo, a fifth-generation trifulau, was only five or six when his father took him on his first truffle hunt. And even after 50 years, the hunt never, ever gets old.
Pope Francis Warns that Texting at the Dinner Table Will Cause Wars
Pope Francis is on a crusade to preserve one of the last bastions of “togetherness and solidarity” in our depraved world, and he’ll be damned if he’s going to let emojis and right swipes get in the way of a good meal.
Starbucks Is Coming to Italy and Italians Are Predictably Skeptical
The chain has announced plans to open its first location in one of the world's proudest coffee-drinking nations.
This App Can Tell You Whether Your Olive Oil Really Is Italian
Users can scan the barcodes of “Made in Italy” products and find out whether they really are of Italian origin.
In Puglia, Nearly Every Family Makes Its Own Olive Oil
The processing equipment might be modern, but the olive oil—all-natural, unfiltered, and exquisitely fresh—has been the same for generations.
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