The Learned, The Fat, The Red

Known for its thousand year old university and lively intellectual scene, its gastronomical delicacies and gourmet cuisine, and its left-wing political stance, the northern Italian medieval city of Bologna is often referred to as Bologna ‘La Dotta’ (the Learned), Bologna ‘La Grassa’ (the Fat), and Bologna ‘La Rossa’ (the Red). ┬áReading this little tidbit in…