Basilicata

December 3, 2011

An Italian Christmas recipe: struffoli !

It’s Christmas time, at ItalianSide.com we wondered what could be an Italian recipe to start the Christmas Season. And without doubts the answer is STRUFFOLI ! […]
December 8, 2011

Almond brittle: a Christmas recipe Italian style

After Struffoli, we selected another famous and traditional recipe for a perfect Italian Christmas. Our NONNA used to cook a wonderful almond brittle…and yes, here there […]
January 8, 2012

“I discovered Basilicata”: a new video from this region

“Ho scoperto la Basilicata” is a new video we selected from the web. It’s a good work to take a look to this small but surprising […]
January 16, 2012

Basilicata Basilicata and… Basilicata again !

Another new video from Basilicata. This Region worth a visit ! It’s from the Regional initiative “Digital Diary of Basilicata”. 7 young video makers were invited […]
January 25, 2012

The House, the Stones and the Passion: investing in Matera

Many people know Matera for its typical architecture: the old side of the town (“I Sassi”, in English “The Stones” ) is in the UNESCO world […]
May 17, 2012

A must read: Christ Stopped at Eboli by Carlo Levi

If you have any southern Italian roots this book is a “must read”. “Cristo si è fermato ad Eboli”: CHRIST STOPPED AT EBOLI – THE STORY […]
June 7, 2012

Discovering Matera

A new beautiful video about Matera and its old side the “Sassi” which the UNESCO has recognized as “humanity’s patrimony to hand down to future generations”. […]
November 24, 2012

From Australia to Italy: a 9000 mile journey to the roots

We just received this email from Bernadette: she contacted us from Australia to plan her trip to Italy to visit her Italian grandfathers hometown. After she […]
December 27, 2012

ItalianSide stories: Time Changes Everything (Almost)

Everyone has a story: tell us yours! stories@italianside.com Time Changes Everything (Almost) Part I – Matera 1979 by D. Hirsch Fourteen years before it became a […]