Celebrate National Coffee Day At Giolitti Deli

September 26th, 2019
Celebrate National Coffee Day with Lavazza coffee from Giolitti Deli!

Celebrate National Coffee Day with Lavazza coffee from Giolitti Deli!

Italians take their coffee very seriously, and we only use the best at Giolitti Deli! Come in to try our espresso, cappuccinos, or lattes made with Lavazza coffee, or buy the whole beans or ground coffee to make at home! Continue reading to learn more about National Coffee Day, celebrated this Sunday on September 29, and Italian coffee culture. Read the rest of this entry »

A Helpful Guide For Pairing Wine With Italian Pasta Dishes

September 20th, 2019
Check out our helpful guide for pairing wine with Italian pasta dishes.

Check out our helpful guide for pairing wine with Italian pasta dishes.

Italian food is often served with a glass of wine, as it is one of the most popular food and drink combinations in the world! However, certain pasta dishes pair better with reds or whites, depending on the sauce. Continue reading for a helpful guide on pairing wine with five popular pasta dishes! Read the rest of this entry »

Why Italian Food Is Healthy & Fresh Tomato Sauce Recipe

September 12th, 2019
Learn why Italian food is so healthy and check out a fresh tomato sauce recipe!

Learn why Italian food is so healthy and check out a fresh tomato sauce recipe!

While you may associate Italian food with bread, pasta, and cheese, Italian cuisine is actually very healthy! In fact, many studies conducted on Mediterranean diets found many health benefits, ranging from reducing the risk of cancer to life longevity. Continue reading to learn why Italian food is considered so healthy! Read the rest of this entry »

The Most Popular Pasta Shapes and How to Pair Them with Sauces

September 5th, 2019
Learn about the most popular pasta shapes and how to pair them with sauces.

Learn about the most popular pasta shapes and how to pair them with sauces.

There are so many pasta shapes in the world (over 100!), and most of them were created in Italy. While it’s possible to make a variety of dishes and combinations, most pasta shapes are always paired with particular sauces. The shape of the pasta is an important consideration; for example, linguine has extra surface area that pairs well with butter-based sauce and seafood, while farfalle has pockets that hold heavier sauces very well. Continue reading to learn more about the most popular pasta shapes and how to pair them with sauces! Read the rest of this entry »

The Importance of Organic Farming

August 28th, 2019
Learn about the importance of organic farming!

Learn about the importance of organic farming!

Organic produce has been growing in popularity in recent years, as it is a more sustainable approach in food production. Unstainable farm practices that are geared only towards higher yields put more pressure on global issues, including climate change, soil erosion, and pollution of soil and water. In short, organic farming is important now more than ever! Continue reading to learn more about the importance of organic farming. Read the rest of this entry »

Cater Your Next Event With Giolitti Deli!

August 23rd, 2019
Cater your next event with Giolitti Deli!

Cater your next event with Giolitti Deli!

Giolitti Deli is known for our Italian market and delicious lunch and dinner options, but did you know that we also offer catering services? The Firenze Menu includes extensive catering options for your next event, including starters, salads, pasta, buffet packages, sandwich trays, entrees, desserts, and more for groups of all sizes! Continue reading to learn more about our catering menu and our delivery and set-up services. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Facts About The Favorite Italian Ingredient: Garlic

August 15th, 2019
Garlic

Garlic: you know it, you love it, and it’s an essential element in Italian cooking. Brush up on some facts about garlic with us here at Giolitti Deli!

Garlic is a key ingredient in delicious recipes associated with countless cuisines, but none quite so much as Italian foods. The unique flavor adds an interesting zing to many traditional and contemporary Italian favorites. Read on for five fascinating facts about garlic that you can use to impress your dinner guests the next time you have pasta.

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Enjoy National Sandwich Month At Giolitti Deli: Featuring The Milano Sandwich

August 7th, 2019
Enjoy National Sandwich Month at Giolitti Deli!

Enjoy National Sandwich Month at Giolitti Deli!

August is National Sandwich Month, and Giolitti Deli has a wide variety of delicious Italian sandwiches on our menu! This week, we are featuring ‘The Milano’ sandwich, which includes prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, green leaf lettuce, tomato, olive oil, and kalamata olives on our crispy Italian baguette. We offer it in a half size for $7.95 or whole for $9.95. Continue reading to learn more about The Milano, and visit Giolitti Deli to try it for yourself! Read the rest of this entry »

Giolitti Deli’s Featured Cheese Of The Week: Taleggio Cheese

August 1st, 2019
Learn about Giolitti’s Deli featured cheese of the week- Taleggio cheese! Photo via: gourmetfoodstore.com

Learn about Giolitti’s Deli featured cheese of the week- Taleggio cheese!

Taleggio is a semi-soft, smear-ripened Italian cheese that was named after the caves of Val Taleggio. It is actually one of the oldest soft cheese produced every fall and winter and is made from pasteurized cow’s milk. Continue reading to learn more about Giolitti Deli’s featured cheese of the week and what to pair with Taleggio cheese! Read the rest of this entry »

2 Italian Recipes Using Zucchini

July 25th, 2019
Check out two Italian recipes using zucchini.

Check out two Italian recipes using zucchini.

Zucchini is abundant in gardens this time of year, so it’s a good idea to have a variety of recipes that use the vegetable as the star ingredient! Zucchini is a great addition to many Italian dishes, as the key to Italian cuisine is fresh vegetables and seasonings. Continue reading for two Italian recipes that use zucchini, including a Chocolate Zucchini cake that owner Mary Giolitti makes for Giolitti Deli customers every summer! Read the rest of this entry »