But the study is a boon to Mediterranean expats in the U.S., particularly those in the restaurant business.
Mediterranean flavors paired with eggplant and barley make these lamb shanks perfect for winter.
Fruits and veggies are mainstays of the Mediterranean diet, along with legumes and fish.
“We will save lives and arrest the traffickers, but the Mediterranean is not ours alone,” Renzi says.
Eric Pape has reported on Europe and the Mediterranean region for Newsweek Magazine since 2003.
The first chapters of this story were there written and read, to the accompanying dash of the Mediterranean.
Before us, stealing up the golden beach, would be the Mediterranean.
He had been shot down over the Mediterranean Sea and had floated for several days in his life raft near the coast of Italy.
He was talking last night of a wedding cruise in her to the Mediterranean.
He determined, therefore, to equip his fleet for a voyage across the Mediterranean without any delay.
"the sea between southern Europe and northern Africa," c.1400, from Late Latin Mediterraneum mare "Mediterranean Sea" (7c.), from Latin mediterraneus "midland;" the original sense being of "sea in the middle of the earth," from medius "middle" (see medial (adj.)) + terra "land, earth" (see terrain). The Old English name was Wendel-sæ, so called for the Vandals, Germanic tribe that settled on the southwest coast of it after the fall of Rome. The noun meaning "a person of Mediterranean race" is from 1888.