The best cuisine in the world

Italian cuisine has developed through centuries and it has its origins in Etruscan, ancient Greek, and ancient Roman cuisines.
Italian cuisine is noted for its regional diversity, abundance of difference in taste, and it is probably the most popular in the world.
Italian cuisine is characterized by its simplicity.
Our chefs rely chiefly on the quality of the ingredients rather than on elaborate preparation.
In 2013 Italian cuisine was ranked by CNN as the best cuisine in the world.
Cheese and wine are a major part of the cuisine, with many variations and Denominazione di origine controllata (DOC) (regulated appellation) laws. Coffee, specifically espresso, has become important in Italian cuisine.