Emilia-Romagna


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E·mi·lia-Ro·ma·gna

 (ĕ-mēl′yə-rō-mä′nyä)
A region of northern Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea. Named for the Aemilian Way, a Roman road laid out in 187 bc that connected Piacenza with Rimini, the area was conquered by the Lombards in the sixth century ad and became part of the kingdom of Italy in 1861.
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Emilia-Romagna

(ɪˈmiːlɪərəʊˈmɑːnjə; Italian eˈmiːliaroˈmaɲɲa)
n
(Placename) a region of N central Italy, on the Adriatic: rises from the plains of the Po valley in the north to the Apennines in the south. Capital: Bologna. Pop: 4 030 220 (2003 est). Area: 22 123 sq km (8628 sq miles)
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E•mi•lia-Ro•ma•gna

(eɪˈmil yə roʊˈmɑn yə)

n.
a region in N Italy. 3,924,199; 8547 sq. mi. (22,135 sq. km).
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Noun1.Emilia-Romagna - a region of north central Italy on the Adriatic
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
Bologna - the capital of Emilia-Romagna; located in northern Italy to the east of the Apennines
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SARASOTA IS HOME to what seems like tens of thousands of Italian restaurants, but only one piadineria--an eatery that specializes in the piada, a flatbread beloved in Emilia-Romagna, a region in north-central Italy Chef Sara Valeri and her husband, Ken Doyle, opened Piada Mania in a small south Sarasota space last year.
The aim of this paper is to assess the potential changes of water availability in the Emilia-Romagna region (northern Italy) that may have occurred during the period 1961-2015.
Annabel had moved to Italy, running a design practice in Milan and restoring property in rural Emilia-Romagna, famed for its "fast cars and slow food".
Written by gastronome Giancarlo Fre, "Cucina allOpera" takes the reader through the Emilia-Romagna region, where the soul of Italian cuisine lies.
in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, and a staple of Michelin-starred restaurants in Europe, the pears promise to bring something new to U.S.
IT MAY be the birthplace of Ferrari, but Emilia-Romagna is no place for living in the fast lane.
Emilia-Romagna is home to the Alma academy (alma.scuolacucina.it/), Italy's leading culinary college founded by the godfather of the nation's modern gastronomy Gualtiero Marchesi.
More than eight years in the making, single-batch Gran Lusso vermouth marries the honeyed softness of aged moscato with aromatic herbs, trebbiano white wine Emilia-Romagna, and barbera red from the Piedmont region of Northern Italy to create a 'sweetbitter' taste profile.
More than eight years in the making, single-batch Gran Lusso vermouth marries the honeyed softness of aged moscato with aromatic herbs, trebbiano white wine from Emilia-Romagna, and barbera red from the Piedmont region of Northern Italy to create a 'sweetbitter' taste profile.
The first day will be dedicated to the roads of the plain in Emilia-Romagna: Lugo, home of the Baracca family, where the Prancing Horse will be celebrated, along the roads of the river Po delta to visit the Pomposa Abbey, coming back via Ferrara degli Estensi on wonderful roads through the so called Pianura Padana.
More than 14,000 people have been forced to shelter in a camp in the city of Mirandola in northern Italy after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck the region of Emilia-Romagna on Tuesday.