Great Gelato – How-to Guide. There are three major styles of ice creams in Western world: Philadelphia-style (no eggs, egg whites and cream), French-style(whole eggs and cream) and, of-course, Italian-style gelato (no eggs, with cream and light milk). Modern gelato or ice cream is said to have been invented in Italy in 1660’s and in

The Roman speciality that conquered the world. The word “porchetta” comes from its male correspondent, “porchetto” (piglet). In ancient times, a relatively “young” pig was sacrificed as an offer to the divinities. Afterwards, people discovered that the female had a healthier and tastier meat, so they started using it. From that comes the name “porchetta”.