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Focus is the Editorial by President Paolo Petroni published in the magazine Civiltà della Tavola

Data Focus
September 2023

Summer hits

This year, blue crabs and high restaurant prices have dominated the news in the media. 

July 2023

The Academy's birthday gifts

A prestigious book and a splendid stamp.

June 2023

The Academy marks its seventieth birthday with a new Manifesto

Guidelines for the conduct of all who care about Italian cuisine.

May 2023

Success breeds envy

Our cuisine'candidature for UNESCO Intagible Cultural Heritage status must be defended and supported.

April 2023

The new recipe for ragù alla bolognese has been registered with the Chamber of Commerce

An iconic recipe of Italian cuisine requested by over 3000 enthusiasts worldwide.

March 2023

The "History of Italian Cuisine in Comics" translated into 8 languages

A message to the world in the year of our seventieth anniversary.

February 2023

The Academy on its seventieth birthday

Far from having completed its mission, it remains a bulwark defending our food culture.

January 2023

Tears of the stars

The joy of recognition, and the barbs that come with it: the hard life of 'fine dining'.

December 2022

Cautious, not anxious, consumption

Despite alarming past predictions for the 21st century, in truth little has changed.

November 2022

The mysterious allure of ‘food sovereignty’

What does the Agriculture Ministry's new moniker mean in practice?

October 2022

“Carmencita, turn off the gas and let’s go!”

Times are hard for our economy, but Academic activity continues in exemplary fashion.

September 2022

The mythical and mysterious shopping trolley

An array of symbolic products bought by a hypothetical (slightly unhinged) customer.