It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

Christmas is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about presents!...

November 9, 2015

This Week on Dolce Vita: Kids’ Camp

David’s sister runs a North American-style kids’ summer camp with a special focus on food in...

October 16, 2015

This Week on Dolce Vita: Parmigiano-Reggiano

Nicola Bertinelli is an entrepreneur in the truest sense of the word. Since taking over his...

October 9, 2015

4 Easy Summer Salad Recipes

It’s summer, it’s hot, and nobody wants to be slaving away at a stove come dinnertime....

July 23, 2015

The Dolce Vita Guide to Enjoying Pinot Grigio

From now until July 19th, you’ll save $1.50 on every bottle of David Rocco’s Dolce Vita...

July 10, 2015

Wine Pairing Recipes

  Now that my wines are available at the LCBO and will be rolling out across Canada later this...

June 3, 2015
Pre-production meeting at the Cosmopolitan hotel.

Life in the Trenches: A Behind the Scenes Look at Dolce Vita Season 5

Now that Season 5 of Dolce Vita is starting to air, I’m getting a little nostalgic for all...

tags: cosmopolitan hotel, dolce vita, dolce vita season 5, firenze, florence, hotel, tv production

May 20, 2015

Mint Madness

I’m really loving fresh mint lately. I’ve been using it instead of basil or parsley in...

May 14, 2015

Win a Video Chat with David Rocco!

Are you on Instagram? What a coincidence! So am I. We’re holding a contest exclusively for...

April 28, 2015

David Does Turbans

I’ve fallen in love with wearing the turban, even if some people back home don’t get...

April 24, 2015
David Rocco portrait by Arash Moallemi (2014)
Featured in Hello Magazine

Bring on 2015

Hey guys! Long-time, no blog! Just wanted to wish you all a Happy New Year and to let you know that...

February 20, 2015

Dolce Vita Wines Available Now

If you guys follow me on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram — and if you don’t, you really...

tags: dolce vita, launch, LCBO, product, wine

October 24, 2014

The Dolce Vita Guide to Kitchen Essentials

The list of kitchen gadgets you can buy is pretty long: they range from the fairly practical...

September 15, 2014

A Sneak Peek at Season 5

We just got back from our busy summer of shooting David Rocco’s Dolce Vita Season 5 in Italy,...

September 4, 2014

My Kind of Camping

Last month, I visited my sister, Maria, in Florence and we went to the Tuscan countryside together....

June 24, 2014

The Roccettes take India!

We’ve just returned from our first big family trip to India (minus Dante, but don’t...

May 5, 2014

Friday Five: Q&A with David Rocco

Every Friday, David answers five of your questions from Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. What are...

April 11, 2014

Dolce India Webisodes: Elephant King

One of the best parts of eating my way across India was the street food! I still dream of vada pav...

tags: #webisode, dolce india, elephant, street food

April 7, 2014

Dolce India Webisodes: Warrior Chef

  If you caught the latest episode of Dolce India last week, you probably already know that...

tags: #webisode, dahl, dolce india, lentils, spicy, warrior chef

March 31, 2014