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Beyond the Romance

My guests and I may be the travelers, but these folks are on the real journey. And while we're seduced by the romance of these old-world, artisan-centric stories, beneath the surface, there's an underlying reality that is bone-crushingly difficult.

Cacio e Uova, the anti-pasta.

Here are the words I never thought I'd utter: I think I will die if I eat another plate of pasta. Shocking and sacrilegious? Sure is. Heretical, really, since I consider pasta a religious experience. All those old adages about too much of a good thing? Well, they're true.