Tag Archives: Pompeii

Lachryma Christi Rose of Vesuvius

When in Naples we fell in love with Lachryma Christi Rose.  I ordered it the first night we were there on the grounds that it was the only rose that was identifiably from the region, and I really wanted some cold, cold rose to cool me off. Drinking wine in the region in which it… Read More »

Limoncello di Sorrento

Sitting in the Bay of Naples, looking at Vesuvius, imagining the view of the Pliny family as they watched Pompeii and Herculaneum disappear under volcanic rock and mud is an amazing experience.  The food we ate in Naples was outstanding, and we were reluctant to end our dining experiences.  In Europe people understand enjoying dining… Read More »