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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...

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May 20, 2015
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Mint Madness

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

May 14, 2015
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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
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David Does Turbans

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

April 24, 2015
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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
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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
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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
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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
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My Kind of Camping

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

June 24, 2014
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The Roccettes take India!

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

May 5, 2014
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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
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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
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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
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Friday Five – Q&A with David Rocco

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

March 28, 2014
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In Season: Artichokes

Spring is here (though it may not feel like it)! That means fresh artichokes are back in the...

tags: artichokes, blog, dolce vita guide, in season

March 21, 2014
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Happy Holi!

One of my absolute fondest memories of shooting the first season in India was celebrating Holi....

March 17, 2014
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Friday Five — Q&A with David Rocco

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

March 14, 2014
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Friday Five – Q&A with David Rocco

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

March 7, 2014
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Dolce India

I’m seriously so excited to announce that David Rocco’s Dolce India is premiering on...

March 5, 2014
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Welcome

Just a quick note to welcome you to the new and improved DavidRocco.com! I thought, hey, it’s a...

March 4, 2014
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Ingredient of the Week – Grana Padano

A lot of people think Grana Padano is like a poor man’s version of Parmigianno, but...

March 2, 2014