The Cleto Festival returns in August

  There is great anticipation for the fifth edition of the Cleto Festival, which will take place as always in the historic centre of Cleto, in the province of Cosenza. The Festival promises to be exuding the usual atmosphere of magic and surrealism, proceeding along an itinerary made of characteristic alleys and little squares at […]

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Capo Vaticano elected the most beautiful beach in Italy

Skyscanner, one of the best-known international web-sites for flight-planning, has ranked a Calabrian beach first in the 2015 list of the most beautiful beaches of Italy. We are talking about Grotticelle di Capo Vaticano (in Ricadi, province of Vibo Valentia), that has taken the position previously occupied by Cala Rossa di Favignana, the 2014 winner. Here is […]

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The Museum of Icons in Frascineto

In Frascineto (Frasnita in the Arbëresh language), a small albanian-speaking village in the area of Mount Pollino, it is possible to visit the Museum of Icons and Byzantine Tradition, a true reserve of artistic http://sildenafilpharma.com/can-poor-performance-in-the-bed-be-caused-by-depression/ treasures, as well as a rather unique institution in Calabria’s cultural landscape. Drawn from a collection of more than 500 […]

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Bergamot-scented octopus

Yield: 4 servings The octopus: 500 g octopus 50 g extra-virgin oil 2 g marjoram 2 g garlic 2 g thyme 1   bergamot peel and juice salt and pepper to taste Steam cook the octopus sous-vide with all the other ingredients; let it cool and cook on a grill for a few minutes, then add […]

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Calamari, vegetables, lentils from Mormanno and Calabrian oranges

Yield: 4 servings   Calamari: 400 g calamari (8 squids) 50 g carrots 25 g red onion 60 g zucchini 10 g celery 10 g leeks 50 g porcini mushrooms 500 g mussels 5 g garlic oil 2 g thyme 40 g extra-virgin olive oil 20 g parmesan 4 g parsley 20 g scamorza cheese […]

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