Discover the City of Food

Life is a combination of two things: magic and pasta. 
If there is magic but there is no pasta, there is no life

Federico Fellini


But it's so good to have lasagna with wine and then coffee... and how nice it is to be here!

Song “Lunedì” (Monday), Lucio Dalla


Dona giuvna, vëin, turtél e va là che'l mond l'è bèl
(Young women, wine, tortellini: the world is beautiful…come on!)

Proverb of Emilia Romagna


I can’t stand people who do not take food seriously.

Oscar Wilde


Al prémm turtèl, an vén mâi bèl
(The first tortellino never shapes-up well)

Proverb of Emilia Romagna


Once again, my life has been saved by the miracle of lasagna.

Garfield (Jim Davis)


A woman who knows how to cook a proper pasta has a prestige which lasts forever

Sophia Loren


Bologna is celebrated for producing popes, painters, and sausage

Lord Byron


No visitor can claim to have known Bologna with having tasted its mortadella

Giosuè Carducci

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