Pasta Martelli in America, Only with Gustiamo!!!

 If Martelli pasta is a legend in the world, which it is, there must be a reason, since they do not advertise and spend no money in marketing. Their participation at Taste,  the food show in Firenze, this year, was an exception! Dino Martelli, the patriarch of the family, who has been making artisanal pasta…

Vicopisano EV Olive Oil – From Dante to the Internet

Vicopisano is an enchanting village on a hill. (right the view of the village from Vicopisano’s Farm.) It’s equidistant from Pisa, Lucca and Livorno and it was even mentioned by Dante Alighieri in the Divine Comedy when Dante had to chastise Count Ugolino who was on “il monte per cui i pisani veder Lucca non…

Pasta Martelli Just Arrived in the Warehouse

Pasta Martelli just arrived in the warehouse. We received a new container from Italy and, for once, we had no problem with FDA and US Customs. Thank goodness! Here is Gerard, downloading the truck with the precious cargo. It’s an important moment because we have been out of pasta Martelli, in particular the spaghetti, for quite a…