Beppi Polese Dies: The Godfather Of Italian Cuisine

The godfather of Italian cuisine has died: Beppi Polese. He was age 90. Oh, if those restaurant walls could talk – the decades of stories!  Beppi’s Italian Restaurant was founded in 1956 by Beppi and his wife Norma. The family still owns the restaurant, and son Marc still runs the establishment today. Beppi’s is the very…

PRODUCT NEWS: Nardini now available, exclusive to us!

The Nardini drop is something to behold and savour. And it’s rare – but readily available – gem imported by… guess who? Yes, it’s available through the brand behind this site, The Wog With The Grog. Some history behind the brand: The Nardini family is a symbol of Grappa’s history in Italy. From Bassano del grappa (in the heart of…