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July 8, 2011

Jerkey’s Korner: Idyllic Liguria

by Jerkey

Portofino - Linguini de Vognole

When I say Liguria, I’m talking about the Ligurian coast in the Italian Riviera. Topographically different from the rest of Italy, the coastline is scattered with mountainous cliffs that drop straight down into the ocean, and hidden beaches are nestled away in unspoiled coves.

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June 24, 2011

Jerkey’s Korner: The Formaggio of Firenze

by Jerkey

Florence-gnudi

I’m really glad we made it to Florence before the Jersey Invasion dropped a gang of guidettes into the birthplace of Michelangelo.

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June 10, 2011

Jerkey’s Korner: Under the Tuscan Sun + Moon

by Jerkey

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There’s nothing more gag-inducing to me than Diane Lane in Under the Tuscan Sun, yet there is nothing that made me feel more like Diane Lane than actually being “under the Tuscan sun”.

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May 27, 2011

Jerkey’s Korner: The Victuals of Venice

by Jerkey

Venice-Cichetti2

*Dear Martians, please welcome the newest addition to the Umamimart Familia, Jerkey. She is based in LA, and a good friend of Umamimart writer Sarah Nevada and Yoko’s cousin (and loyal reader) Tomo.

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January 19, 2011

Skankynavia: Wintering in Sicily

by Anders

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It’s a blah blah world here in Skankynavia. Bad economy, rising unemployment, snow storms, ice rain, foggy days without sunrise or sunset. 

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June 30, 2010

The Big Feed: Ca’ Di Gosto (Umbria)

by sarah nevada

Umbria-17

Umbria is one of those places you hear people romanticize when they talk about their “dream vacations” and after a recent trip to the region, I now understand why.

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June 9, 2010

The Big Feed: Paradiso Perduto (Venezia)

by sarah nevada

Paradiso Perduto chef

After spending five months in Venice and frequenting countless wine bars and restaurants, Paradiso Perduto was the one I kept going back to.

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February 23, 2008

Mangiamo 2007: Da Enzo

by Kayoko

In Rome we stayed in Trastevere, which is a hip, bohemian hotspot on the other side of the Tiber, near Vatican City.

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February 21, 2008

Mangiamo 2007: Enoteca Corsi

by Kayoko

For not really having any premeditative restaurant agenda, Matt and I did really well in Rome.

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February 11, 2008

Mangiamo 2007: A Night in Assisi

by Kayoko

Ok, I know this is ridiculous– even though it’s been months since I went to Italy, I still feel the need to finish blogging my fantastic eats (my computer with all my Italy pics died a few months ago, but we’re back!).

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