November 2016

November 30, 2016

Italian Wine Parings

Falanghina is an Italian white wine, made from an ancient grape variety grown along the coast of Campania¬†north of Naples. It is frequently consumed in Italy with seafood. Pairs well […]

November 08, 2016

A brief history on pizza

In the seventeen and eighteen hundreds, Naples was a flourishing city, nestled on prime waterfront land, filled primarily with working class people. These Neapolitans needed inexpensive, sustainable food to feed […]

November 04, 2016

Winter Squash Carbonara

Ingredients 4. oz cooked bacon 2 tablespoons truffle oil 3 cups chopped and peeled kabocha pumpkin or butternut squash 2 chopped scallions 2 cloves minced garlic 1 teaspoon finely ground […]

Creating Pasta
November 03, 2016

On Wheat

Here at Alfresco, we take pasta seriously. We use spring durum wheat from Montana, known for its exceptionally high protein content and incredible quality. Even the Italians, the kings of […]