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A Summer Gift Guide to Live Like an Italian in the Season of the Sun

Our contributor shares an array of premium Italian food and drink gift boxes to share with friends and family this summer.


Summer Spritz Guide: Where to Order a Spritz in NYC

Fruity, fizzy, bubbling refreshers inspired by Italian aperitivo culture are on the menu at many of New York City’s finest restaurants and bars. Here’s where to find them.

6 Must-Try Gelato Flavors at Qui Si Gode in Ascoli Piceno

Our contributor recommends six gelato flavors at Qui Si Gode in Le Marche's provincial capital of Ascoli Piceno.

Italian Summer Holiday Style Guide

Summer is a time of spritzes, sunshine, and breezy vacations. Dress in style with help from our holiday style guide for summer.

An Annual Subscription to Appetito Gets You Organic EVOO & More!

Now, when you purchase an annual subscription to Appetito, you will receive a bottle of Bona Furtuna extra virgin olive oil from Sicily and other gifts. Subscribe to Appetito today!


Love Limoncello and Gin? Try the Lemon Spritz This Summer

This satisfying summer spritz combines Empress 1908 Cucumber Lemon Gin, limoncello, and sparkling wine for maximum refreshment.

Make This Make Chicken Caesar Salad Pizza

The classic combo of salad and pizza gets an upgrade with this all-in-one chicken Caesar salad atop a pizza.

How to Make an Italian Ice Cream Cake that Is Perfect for Summer

Our contributor shares her no-churn method for making an ice cream cake or "semifreddo" to keep cool this summer.

Dirty Martini Dip From NYC’s Chelsea Living Room

This creamy dip mirrors the flavors of the classic dirty martini for the ultimate (adult) party snack that doubles as a conversation piece.


Felice Brickell Opens This Week in Miami

The fast-spreading Felice brand from SA Hospitality brings a Tuscan-themed flagship to Miami’s bustling Brickell neighborhood.

Appetito’s Favorite Italian Spots on NBC’s “New York Live”

Watch Appetito's EIC, Andrew Cotto, on New York Live sharing a few of his favorite authentic Italian places in NYC.

Italian Language Foundation Announces Giambelli Culinary Award Winners

Twelve recipients of the first-ever Giambelli Culinary Award were announced at a recent gala in New York City, honoring outstanding individuals and businesses in the Italian American culinary industry.

Fossette Focacceria Opens in Washington, DC

Chef Mike Friedman tells Appetito about his newest concept, Fossette, the just-opened sandwich shop next to his original All-Purpose Pizza in DC’s Shaw neighborhood.

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Sweet Treats

8 Great Places to Get Gelato in NYC This Summer

Try Italy’s coolest export at these gelaterias around New York City, from storied Italian brands to cool indie shops and pop-ups.

Your Guide to Gelato in Florence

Appetito's Florence contributor, Toni Mazzaglia, compiles a list of recommended gelaterie and flavors in Florence based on her 15 years of experience as a food tour operator.

Gluten-Free Cannoli Brownie Bites

Finding tasty gluten-free desserts can be challenging, but that’s about to change. Make these cannoli brownies from Lindsay Grimes’ groundbreaking new cookbook Something Sweet for an Italian-influenced gluten-free treat.

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Sunday Shop: Summer Saving Opportunities

Morgan Hines seeks out the best in not only food and drink but style, housewares, and more. Welcome to Appetito’s Sunday Shop!

Meet “Pizza Maker of the Year” Giorgia Caporuscio of Don Antonio

Our Editor-in-Chief visits Neapolitan pizzeria Don Antonio to talk with owner Giorgia Caporuscio, the 2024 "Pizza Maker of the Year."

Meet Liliana Mascolo of Family-Owned Hotel Poseidon in Positano

Our Editor-in-Chief interviews an owner of a family-run, luxury hotel in Positano that is among his favorite places in the world.

How to Enjoy Wine Healthfully as Part of the Mediterranean Diet

Our contributor explains the health benefits and best practices of moderate wine consumption as part of the Mediterranean Diet.

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