Is panettone a cake or a bread? The story of Italy’s fruity Christmas favourite

For Italians, Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without panettone – but is it time the rest of the world caught on to the Milanese sweet bread staple?

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The sexiest sausage in the world? Sanguinaccio, Italy’s first form of Viagra

Dating back to Ancient Rome and literally meaning ‘ugly blood’ in Italian, innuendo-inducing sanguinaccio is a huge salami-shaped tube of meat or chocolate, made with pig blood and believed to be a powerful aphrodisiac

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