Mangiapuglia

Mangiapuglia

As we always get lots of requests from family and friends for restaurant suggestions and general tips on Puglia, we put together a new website. Mangiapuglia focusses on everything food related. You will find restaurants, bars, producers and every now and then a recipe...

Grape Schiacciata

A couple of weeks ago we joined our friends from of the foto/food blog Spysundtrank in their garden to take the grapes that they grew and try to make grape juice. We spent a fantastic afternoon in the sun,...

Spaghetti alle Vongole – che buono!

Spaghetti alle Vongole – che buono!

We are lucky enough to live in a country that is full of great Italian food. Meanwhile we can even find a great burrata in one of our supermarkets. But every now and then we bring back our Puglia vacation memories - that usually are connected to great food - by...

All about Figs

All about Figs

At this time of the year, you will find ripe figs everywhere in Puglia. There are so many that people don't know what to do with them. Literally in every garden there is at least one tree full of ready to eat juicy figs. Last summer, when we were still searching for...

Pasta in crosta

We have already had so many positive surprises when traveling through Puglia. Many of them are food related as we are convinced that value for money is incredibly good there and you find some of the best food in the world in Puglia. But one really positive surprise...

Focaccia Barese

Focaccia is a very Pugliese dish. Most 'Panificios' that you pass will have them with various toppings coming out of the oven on big trays. They cut them with the scissors into large pieces that are sold over the counter. In Molfetta, where my husband grew up, there...

Ostuni

You will hardly see me write about the history of a town. There are others that are better than me doing that. I usually remember the views, the atmosphere and the food of the places I visit. To me Ostuni is one of the most beautiful towns of the South. Settled on a...

How to find the best food in Apulia

How to find the best food in Apulia

Apulia is full of great food. From all the times we were eating out, I think I was disappointed only once or twice. Generally the quality is extremely high, no matter if you go for fish or meat dishes. We usually live of fish whenever we are close to the sea. But the...