04/29/2013 07:41 am ET | Updated Jun 29, 2013

Feasting on Italy: Sites and Tastes of a Food Cruise

On Italy's most remote islands, cooking secrets are still preserved. What's in the kitchen tells only part of the story.

ISLANDS magazine sent a daring correspondent with a full heart and empty stomach on an amazing culinary cruise around Italy, in search of the country's secret ingredient.

Italys Secret Ingredient