Posts Tagged ‘ Giolitti Deli ’

Panettone and Pandoro: Classic Italian Christmas Cakes

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
Learn about the classic Italian Christmas cakes panettone and pandoro.

Learn about the classic Italian Christmas cakes panettone and pandoro.

Italy has a variety of Christmas cakes, but Pandoro and Panettone are the most popular around the world. Unlike other cakes, they can be baked in industrial quantities and will stay fresh for long periods of time to be distributed internationally. In Italy, no Christmas meal is complete without panettone or pandoro- but many homes serve both! Continue reading to learn more about the classic Italian Christmas cakes, and stop by Giolitti Deli for all your holiday favorites! (more…)

Baccalà: The Italian Christmas Eve Tradition

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Learn about the Italian Christmas Eve tradition baccalà!

Learn about the Italian Christmas Eve tradition baccalà!

Baccalà, or salt cod, is an appetizer or main course in Italy that is traditionally served on Christmas Eve. The codfish has been preserved in salt, and when prepared correctly, the flaky texture and intense flavor (which is never fishy) makes this dish truly unique and special. You can buy your Christmas Eve baccalà right here at Giolitti Deli’s, but don’t wait! Start thinking about placing orders soon, as we will not be stocking extra- special order only!

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Giolitti Deli Has Everything You Need For Entertaining This Holiday Season

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
Come into Giolitti Deli for everything you need this holiday season!

Come into Giolitti Deli for everything you need this holiday season!

It’s officially the holiday season, which means you will likely be hosting and entertaining guests soon! Whether you are having family over for a small dinner or inviting all of your friends for a big party, you can get everything you need at Giolitti Deli. We have the ingredients that give a special touch to every recipe, as well as catering options for events of various sizes. Call today to place your order, or come visit us in store! (more…)

A Brief History Of Lavazza Coffee

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
Learn about a brief history of Lavazza coffee.

Learn about a brief history of Lavazza coffee.

Coffee is a significant part of many people’s daily routine- many people even say that couldn’t make it through the day without a cup! At Giolitti Deli, we carry Lavazza coffee from Italy. Continue reading to learn more about Italy’s favorite coffee! (more…)

How Extra Virgin Olive Oil Is Made In Italy

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
Learn how extra virgin olive oil is made in Italy.

Learn how extra virgin olive oil is made in Italy.

October to December is olive oil season in Italy, as the cool, fall weather is the perfect time to harvest olives. Italy is one of the world’s largest producers of high-quality extra virgin olive oil, as it is an essential ingredient in Italian cuisine. Continue reading to learn more about extra virgin olive oil and how it is made in Italy! (more…)

Tips For Cooking With Porcini Mushrooms

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
Check out these tips for cooking with porcini mushrooms.

Check out these tips for cooking with porcini mushrooms.

Porcini mushrooms are different than other types of mushrooms, as they have a meaty texture, earthy scent, and pronounced flavor. They are Italy’s favorite wild mushroom, and make a great addition to pastas, sauces, pizzas, soups, and more! Continue reading to learn more about the mushrooms and how to cook with them, then come into Giolitti Deli to purchase some dried porcini mushrooms at our deli! (more…)

How To Make Authentic Italian Tiramisu

Friday, November 2nd, 2018
Learn how to make authentic tiramisu!

Learn how to make authentic tiramisu!

Tiramisu is a coffee-flavored dessert that originated in Italy. Although it may sound daunting to make your own authentic tiramisu, it doesn’t have to be difficult or time-consuming. When you’re ready to make your own tiramisu, follow our recipe and come to Giolitti Deli to find all the ingredients you will need! (more…)

The History Of Neapolitan Pizza and How It’s Made

Thursday, October 25th, 2018
Learn about the history of Neapolitan pizza and how it’s made!

Learn about the history of Neapolitan pizza and how it’s made!

Neapolitan pizza originated in Italy and is prepared with only simple and fresh ingredients. Neapolitan is a unique style that is very different than the average American-style pizza. Continue reading to learn more about the history of Neapolitan pizza and how it’s made! (more…)

A Guide To Wine And Italian Food Pairings

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
Check out our guide for pairing wine and Italian food!

Check out our guide for pairing wine and Italian food!

When it comes to pairing wine and food, there are no strict rules, as you are always free to drink whatever you prefer. However, there are some helpful tips for pairing wine with Italian food to ensure your drink contributes to the flavors of your dish, rather than over-power it. Continue reading for a quick and easy guide to pairing wine and Italian food for the most delicious meal possible! (more…)

Hand-Picked Wine Selections From Giolitti Deli

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
 Learn more about Giolitti Deli’s hand-picked wine selections!

Learn more about Giolitti Deli’s hand-picked wine selections!

Giolitti Deli’s great hand-picked and tasted wine selections are available at very competitive pricing to enjoy at home or with your dinner in our restaurant! Our wine list is heavily Italian, but we also have some great global offerings. Continue reading to learn more about our wine selections and our monthly Friday night wine dinner! (more…)