italy

Recipe

Stuffed Mussels (Cozze Ripiene)

These mussels are stuffed with fresh breadcrumbs and tuna, then baked with tomatoes in their shells.
Katie Parla
5.10.19
Munchies

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
Recipe

Tuna alla Bolognese Recipe

Not your typical bolognese.
Luca Giovanni Pappalardo
4.26.19
Hacking

Hacking Team’s New Owner: ‘We’re Starting From Scratch’

The head of Memento Labs, the new company that acquired infamous spyware vendor Hacking Team, admitted there’s a lot to do to recover after the 2015 breach and the damage to its reputation. But he believes it can compete against market leaders NSO Group.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.18.19
Food

Crackdown on Century Eggs in Italy Sparks Outcry in China

“Foreigners are clueless when it comes to food,” said one Chinese social media user.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.17.19
Recipe

Weed-Infused Spicy Sardine Spaghetti Recipe

The ultimate simple weeknight dinner to help you unwind after a long day of work.
Brad Spence
4.10.19
migration

How Migrants Helped to Rejuvenate a Struggling Italian Town

A few years ago, the Sicilian town of Sutera found a renewed sense of purpose after it started welcoming migrant families. Now, Italy's anti-immigration policies are threatening this new balance.
Cosimo Bizzarri
4.8.19
Hacking

Prosecutors Launch Investigation Into Company That Put Malware on Google Play Store

Italian government authorities have launched an inquiry into eSurv, a company that made spyware apps that it concealed as legitimate and innocuous-looking apps on the Google Play Store.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.1.19
fruit

‘Kiwigate’ Is France’s Latest Food Fraud Scam

Fruit producers passed Italian kiwis off as French so they could charge more per fruit and earned over $6 million in profit.
Bettina Makalintal
3.26.19
The Story Of

The Story of 'Blue (Da Ba Dee)' by Eiffel 65

How a song that flopped when it came out wound up topping charts across the globe.
VICE Staff
3.21.19
italy

The Very Busy Mayor of Bologna Is on Twitter Calling Spaghetti Bolognese 'Fake News'

The mayor of Bologna says the popular dish is a bunch of... bologna. But not everyone agrees.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here's a Huge Trump Papier-Mache... Thing

It's 65 feet tall, and it is deeply, deeply weird.
Allie Conti
2.20.19
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