Posts about beer.

3 01, 2017

Be.Re. Serves Craft Beer and Trapizzini Near the Vatican

2017-02-17T15:14:44+01:00January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Beer, Carbs, Food & Wine, Restaurants in Rome, Rome & Lazio, Rome on a Budget|Tags: |0 Comments

Photo Credit: Be.Re. Under normal circumstances, I don't do reviews of places that have just opened. It's rarely fair to the reader--or to the venue. Launching a new restaurant or bar is massively challenging and the first few months are essential to a business for working out the kinks. I'll try a spot [...]

6 12, 2016

Celebrate the Holidays with Birre di Natale, Italian Christmas Beers

2017-02-17T15:14:44+01:00December 6th, 2016|Categories: Beer, Carbs, Rome & Lazio|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Italians traditionally celebrate Christmas with festive family feasts during which wine flows freely. But an increasing number of drinkers are turning to beer, as opposed to the classic vino, to pair with their yuletide spreads. Many of Italy’s hundreds of craft breweries make seasonal beers—and even spirits—for the holidays, drawing on local ingredients and Northern [...]

27 10, 2015

The Essential Guide to Drinking in Milan

2017-02-17T15:15:11+01:00October 27th, 2015|Categories: Beer, Cocktails, Culture, Food & Wine, Milan, Wine & Spirits|0 Comments

Illustration by Yoonhwa Jang. The Expo may be wrapping up, but that's no reason to skip a trip to Milan! Italy's fashion and business capital has a robust drinking culture, thanks, in part, to its historic bars and liquor companies. Sara Porro and I created a guide for Punch detailing the best places for aperitivo, [...]

26 10, 2015

Gabriele Bonci & Nick Anderer at NYC’s Chef’s Club

2017-02-17T15:15:11+01:00October 26th, 2015|Categories: Beer, Carbs, Food & Wine, Katie Parla Events, Pizza|1 Comment

https://instagram.com/p/9L9oxOxe9M/?taken-by=chefsclubny Roman baker and pizzaiolo Gabriele Bonci of Pizzarium and Panifico Bonci is teaming up with Nick Anderer of NYC’s Marta and Maialino for a pizza-themed event next month. Gabriele and Nick will be cooking together for two nights only, November 13 and 14, at Chef’s Club by Food & Wine (275 Mulberry Street, NYC). [...]

28 07, 2015

Italian Craft Beer Event at Philly’s Alla Spina

2017-02-17T15:15:18+01:00July 28th, 2015|Categories: America, Beer, Carbs, Katie Parla Events|0 Comments

Craft beer lovers of the Tri-State Area: come hang out with me in Philly August 8 and drink some Italian craft brews at Alla Spina! We’ll be pouring some fun beers and serving Rome-inspired snacks from 4:30-7pm. Entry is free–just pay as you go–and no reservations necessary! […]

13 07, 2015

Join Me At Boulder’s Pizzeria Locale August 4

2017-02-17T15:15:20+01:00July 13th, 2015|Categories: Beer, Carbs, Food & Wine, Katie Parla Events|5 Comments

I love craft beer. Boulder loves craft beer. By the transitive property, I love Boulder and I can't wait to share some of my favorite Italian craft brews at Pizzeria Locale in that amazing city. The incredible staff will be whipping up fantastic foods to pair with hard-to-find beers from LoverBeer, Birra del Borgo, Montegioco, [...]