The Italian “confetti” (sugarcoated almonds), which today are available in various shapes, colors and flavors have a long tradition, which even dates back to ancient Rome, where they were used to celebrate births and weddings. This little bonbon consists of a central part that can be almonds, hazelnuts, pistachios or filled with various types of chocolate or fruit, covered with a layer of sugar. The covering is achieved by rolling the core with covered sugar copper containers, after wetting it with some syrup. Today's sugared almonds In addition to
Authentic civil ceremony: choosing the right location More and more couples are deciding to marry with an authentic civil rite. According to the latest Istat updates, in 2015 88,000 civil marriages were celebrated in Italy, 8% more than the previous year, or about 45.3% of the total. In the Centre-North this trend seems to have exceeded the figure for religious ceremonies. A choice that can be dictated by ethical beliefs, practical needs or, simply, by the desire to opt for an unconventional ceremony, but no less intense and
Already thinking about your wedding? This article could be the right one for you. If you are also looking for the ideal location for a wedding in Italy, then you happened to be in the right place! Italy, with its innumerable architectural and landscape beauties, has always been one of the most appreciated countries in the world to celebrate such a special day. There are many Italian destinations chosen ad hoc by foreigners. Typical landscapes such as those of Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio are often considered among
Dear future brides, Let's be clear: if until a few years ago the word wedding was synonymous with a formal event and perhaps a bit plaster, today things have changed and the wedding reception can be a moment of real fun for both the newlyweds and all guests. The funniest ideas come from the United States and here at the Ancient Odescalchi Stables we can make them all! Glossary Are you ready to satisfy all your curiosities about this? Here is a clear and concise list, dedicated to all future
At the Odescalchi Stables we have organized many weddings, that's why in this article we want to share our experience with the newlyweds, through this mini guide that can be printed and used as a reminder so as not to forget anything.