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Restaurant Refuses to Grate Cheese for Customer's Seafood Dish, Calls it an 'Obscene Request'

Don't order cheese on your crab pasta unless you want an Italian chef to tell you to “try Parmesan on cow dung."
Jelisa Castrodale
4.30.19
Food

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
Munchies

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
8.10.18
food cravings

Serena Williams Wanted Italian Food So Her Husband Flew Her to Venice

When the Greatest of All Time™ craves pasta, what else will do?
Phoebe Hurst
7.24.18
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
Workaholics

Workaholics: The Easiest, Creamiest Pasta with Just 7 Ingredients

Chef Ben Marks of London's Perilla restaurant shares his 30-minute recipe for decadent spaghetti Carbonara. "It’s definitely not ‘Lean in 15.’ It’s probably more ‘Fat in 15,’” he says.
Angela Hui
4.24.18
Send Noodz

This Meatball Ragu Is Like a Hug From an Italian Grandma

Don Angie's riff on everyone’s favourite—spaghetti and meatballs.
Danielle Wayda
3.22.18
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
2.26.18
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
Munchies

Behind the Twitter Account that Documents Italians Getting Mad About Food

Hell hath no fury like an Italian who sees you disrespecting mozzarella.
Steven Wright
1.17.18
Send Noodz

Cacio e Pepe Kugel Is the Italian-Jewish Hybrid We Didn't Know We Needed

You'll want these cheesy baked noodles from New York chef Missy Robbins in your comfort-food arsenal.
Munchies Staff
12.19.17
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