Between the 14th and 16th century, Italy went through what they termed as Renaissance which was characterized by several changes in the country. As described in Italy, Renaissance means rebirth or rebuilding of a given societal role. The transition of the country came from the medieval to the early European period where different normal operations of the society were greatly altered. Before the rebirth process began, the Italians had the desire to rebuild some of their greatest being thus the creation of the Renaissance process. As a result of the process, Italy had several achievements regarding science, literature, philosophy, music and arts.
Their slogan is “These new see thru cartons are part genius, part torture.” What they’re trying to say is that their ice cream is irresistible already and with their new clear cartons, it’s even more irresistible. They go express that more at the bottom when it says “Control yourself. Because now you can see the sweet, delicious ingredients in every carton. Sorry, not sorry.” Just like Edy’s, Blue Bunny strategically used common flavors people would recognize.
Inigo Jones’ second visit to Italy he had plenty of liberty to practice Italian art and architecture. He used Palladio’s treatise, Quattro libri dell’architettura, visiting as many as possible of the buildings illustrated in it and conning them over, line by line, against Palladio’s woodcuts. Palladio had great importance to him and he greatly inspired many of his work. Although Palladio’s work was what Jones studied and implemented in his work what interested Jones was the antique and all that Vitruvius had to say about architecture. Jones second visit to Italy was what established him as an architect.
It is believed that the Medici were the reason behind Botticelli’s invention of this new kind of mythological painting. La Primavera is prime example of this. In 1475 he entered the service of the Medici family, and his art shows the effect of the humanism and classical culture of this environment. While working for the Medici, Botticelli was introduced to the Neoplatonic circle and the philosophy of Ficino. Neoplatonism was a philosophical movement that adapted both Plato’s philosophy and moral concepts of Christianity.
Set up in the year 2005, by award winning chef Mary Teehan, Truffle Fairy offers a wide range of chocolates, fudges, gluten free cakes and sugar free muffins for all occasions. The chocolates are made within the premises, in full view, filling the air with a wonderful aroma. The must try’s here are the Mexican hot chocolate, White hot chocolate and chocolate brownies.
While there are several dessert and beverage recipes that incorporate basil, the herb is used mostly in savory dishes. It is best known for its role in flavoring pasta sauces where both the fresh and dried herb may be used, and for its use in pestos. Fresh basil may also be used in salads and is a great topping for pizza. Mint has both savory and dessert uses with the latter being the most popular. Mint pairs well with a range of vegetables including potatoes, peas and carrots.
This could be accounted for because of ELLE’s advertisements being fashion and makeup brands, so Prosecco needed to fit in with the magazines fashionable-chic aesthetic. What interested me more in their product was Lamarca description of Prosecco in their website, “Prosecco is one of the best with aromas of fresh citrus, honey and white flowers. The palate is fresh and clean, with flavors of ripe lemon, green apple and grapefruit framed by mineral undertones”. I have a long-standing disgust of wine, but that description makes my mouth water. But to someone who enjoys wine that description could be a massive selling point.
I believe the part that really showed John the Italian culture was the visual affect of Italian’s pride. He was very curious about the Italian flag colors being painted almost everywhere in Little Italy. As an Italian pride in our culture is a very important thing and I liked how John was so interested in it. Being a “research subject” was a very fulfilling experience.
Leclerc offers high quality chocolate covered cookies, which fulfills the need of consuming sweets in Italy. The target market for Leclerc in Italy would be the same as in North America; mainly for families or the younger generation. The convenient packaging allows busy parents to pack these into on-the-go lunches, or for children to enjoy as an after school snack. There are products that are competing for the market in Italy, such as the original Italian Pizelle cookie from Rezo. (pizelle.com)
They can be eaten as is, or used in recipes to make wonderful treats. Grab a handful of fresh Medjool dates anytime you want to satisfy a craving for something sweet. They also help give you a boost of energy so they 're perfect for mid morning, or afternoon energy slumps. Unlike sugary snacks such as candy, dates offer many nutritional benefits.
His discovery of Terra-cotta, a beautiful type of refined clay, would be used very much in his return to the states. It was at this school that he also fell in love with some Italian form of architecture. The use of pillars intrigued him very much, not just for structural purpose but for beauty. Something with beautiful form that also serves as an important purpose of function. This would be another technique that he would bring back with him to the states.