Venetian Cicchetti: The Small Plates of Venice, Italy
Venice is perhaps my favorite place in the world – at least that I’ve so far had the chance to explore. Beautiful, unique, mysterious, she is also home to some incredible food and unique specialties. “Cicchetti” is the Venetian equivalent of tapas, and these small plates are found at numerous traditional bars and osterias throughout the city.
If you get the chance to visit Venice, don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy this fun way to dine as the Venetians have for century. Read my article “Venetian Cicchetti: The Small Plates of Venice, Italy” for more information on the history, traditions and typical foods of cicchetti.
- 10 Seafood Delicacies to Enjoy in Venice, Italy If you're lucky enough to get to Venice, Italy, then I hope you love seafood. Much of the food in Venice revolves around fish and shellfish, with the bounty of the surrounding seas […]
- Ten Seafood Delicacies to Enjoy While Visiting Venice, Italy When visiting Venice, Italy, be sure to try some of the unique seafood delicacies of the region. The ten dishes listed here will be sure to delight and provide excellent examples of […]
- Venice 2012 Post-Trip Notes and Summary
Well, our planned 10-days in Venice, Italy turned into two full weeks, thanks to Hurricane Sandy shutting down all flights back home for a few days. But at least we were stranded in […]
- Venice 2012 Day 4: Osteria Al Ponte “La Patatina” and Bacaro Da Fiore The previous day had been so overwhelming and busy we slept in quite late the next morning, not in any particular rush to get anywhere. We lingered about our apartment before going for a […]
This entry was posted in Italy
and tagged cicchetti
, small plates
. Bookmark the permalink