Also known as keto, the ketogenic diet encourages food that is low in carbohydrates and high in fat. The science behind the diet is to reduce the intake of carbs and replace them with fat. This will put the body into a metabolic state known as ketosis. This state leads the body to become more […]
You might be thinking about having a family get together or a relaxed weekend with friends and colleagues. Why not arrange a barbecue?
Barbecues are one of the best ways to bring your friends and family together. You can discuss a lot of things while enjoying beer and grilled chicken in your backyard or even wine […]
“Cheese and meat go well with almost any occasion. Pair them up with wine and you have a great social gathering. That being said, there are plenty of things you can do with a cheese and meat pairing.”
Tips For Pairing Cheese And Meat
Don’t be afraid of experimenting – sometimes the best plates come from a […]
Health Code Inspections
Health code inspections aren’t something owners or employees look forward to. In fact, they can be downright irritating. Beyond their ability to find the most minor potential violations, visits from inspectors normally interrupt workflow and make it difficult to keep business running efficiently.
Inspections do serve an important purpose, however. Keeping environments healthy and […]
Ladies and gentlemen it’s Voices From The Fog! Welcome to the history of culatello brought to you by Volpi Foods. A little background on culatello. Like all good things, it comes from squalor and the greater human discovery of deliciousness through survival. Although it took a while, culatello made its way into the dainty and […]
Ladies and gentlemen it’s Voices From The Fog! Welcome to the history of fermentation brought to you by Volpi Foods. It’s more interesting than it sounds, I promise. Much like the curing process, using fire to cook food or accidentally eating the wrong mushrooms, fermentation was this fascinating natural process going on whether us simple […]
Ladies and gentlemen it’s Voices From the Fog! Welcome to the history of curing meat brought to you by Volpi Foods. Curing is a natural process harnessed by humans to preserve meat. You take a hunk of meat, salt the bejesus out of it, hang it to dry for a long period and bada-boom prosciutto! […]
“The variety of wines in different parts of the world makes the festivals worth visiting.”
The Festivals Food And Wine Travelers Enjoy
Food and wine travelers get to feel the different delicacies that the world offers. The festivals also provide a chance to meet people from different ends of the world.
7 Festivals To Visit
The beauty of these […]
“The Volpi family tradition of curing meats dates back more than a hundred years”
Classic Platter Of Cured Meats: The Antipasto
One of the simplest, most delicious ways to recreate an authentic Italian dining experience at home is to prepare the classic platter of cured meats, Italian cheeses, and marinated vegetables known as the antipasto. And when […]