This Month We're Loving... Amore
As we inch closer to springtime, we want to bring your attention to what we’ve been loving to bring you some joy and escapism. To kick things off, this month we’ve been loving everything Italian.
Too tired to cook? Bring the Italian restaurant to you with Pasta Evangelists and thank us later ;)
Alternatively, we have tried and tested Skye McAlpine’s deliciously simple, zesty creamy lemon spaghetti - it’s like eating a bowl of sunshine! Check out Skye’s Instagram – not only beautiful food photography but you’ll see dreamy Venice.
Photo credit: Skye McAlpine & Pasta Evangelists
2. Chucs London: Nestled in the heart of Notting Hill, Chucs boasts an Italian Menu to die for. Lucky for some, it’s on Deliveroo!
3. Lina Stores: this Italian Delicatessen & Restaurant has everything authentically Italian we could ever want. They also do takeaway home kits.
Photo credit: @chucsrestaurants & @linastores
From the cusp of Amalfi coast, through its historical cities to the snowy peaks of the Dolomite mountains, Italy has it all. Have a browse through our Italian bucket list, let them inspire your post lockdown travel destinations…
Cinque Terre - Five villages linked by hiking trails, rugged and charming we can’t wait to get back.
Image credit: Skye McAlpine & Instagram
Arabba, Veneto - This village is surrounded by the famous Dolomites, making for the perfect cosy winter getaway.
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We’ve also been obsessing with everything @bymonicafederici - An Italian themed Candle maker Add a little light to your home!
My Brilliant Friend:
We’ve been so invested in the friendship of Elena and Lila. Even more so since lockdown has kept us from our own best friends. A truly mesmerizing story, ‘never has a female friendship been so vividly described’.
Call Me By Your Name:
A coming of age and all engulfing first fall into love. Set in the Italian Riviera, pure travel escapism.
Coffee table books:
Assouline, Amalfi Coast
We have been loving this book to escape to the Amalfi Coast. Photographer Carlos Souza (@carlossouza1311) takes us on a visual tour of this iconic Italian coastline.
Travel Diaries Podcast with Holly Rubenstein –
She has an episode on Italy with a mixture of guests talking about their favourite locations/ hotels/ hidden gems. The perfect armchair inspiration for our future trip to Italy!
And that's Amore... x