20 Reasons to Embrace Italy

You already love pizza and pasta (and probably prosciutto, too!), but now's the time to take your passion for all things Italian to the next level. We've rounded up a raft of reasons to cook, eat and live like an Italian. Though we're betting you don't need much convincing!

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3. Nutella

Because nutella is the best thing since peanut butter. Thank you, Pietro Ferrero, for whirling chocolate and hazelnuts into this addictive spread in northwestern Italy in the 1940s.

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