Wednesday, 21 October 2015 9:00

How did the hot chocolate?

Hot chocolate origins

The first hot cocoa drink was invented in ancient times by the Maya population: however xocoatl that was consumed in the Mexican civilization between 1500 and 1400 BC was rather a mixture of roasted beans, cocoa, pepper and water.

In the modern age, this drink made of... Continua a leggere

Tuesday, 13 October 2015 7:00

You know that eating chocolate is good for?

Don't give up this delicious temptation

Why consider it always a sin of gluttony when, in fact, there would be at least 20 benefits associated with its consumption?

Here are some "excuse" to never give up the delicious>/b> temptation of chocolate without guilt senses!

The first of all want to immediately deny the rumor... Continua a leggere

Tuesday, 6 October 2015 7:00

Autumn stories: marrons glacés

A sweet with noble origins

Among the most delicious sweet autumn there are the delicate marron glacé, but ... what's their story?

The first signs give them a noble origin: in fact, the marron are mentioned in several cookbooks nineteenth referring the courts of Versailles!

It seems, in fact,... Continua a leggere

Wednesday, 30 September 2015 7:00

The chocolate in the history of art

Chocolate at the court

Since the early days of its discovery chocolate has inspired the greatest artists!

Examples are the court painters, who in the early 1700s worked in the magnificent palaces of the nobility and, to their delight, painted on commission.

At that time the first... Continua a leggere

Wednesday, 23 September 2015 7:00

Gay Odin among Napoli’s 10 Stunning Cultural Restaurants

The best of Naples

UK website The Culture Trip includes Gay Odin among the ten best places catering Neapolitan!

It is a prize that gives the gourmet scene Neapolitan global attention: the guide, in fact, reviews the places that have become an institution for all those tourists who want to try the... Continua a leggere