By Kate Zagorski
What you should buy at the market in Rome in springtime
Following the seasons is the best way to guarantee freshness, flavour and value when shopping for food in Rome. The beginning of spring in Rome is a wonderful time for fresh vegetables at the city’s produce markets. The tail end of the colder months means that the winter favourites linger on, while the start of the new season brings with it the bright, vibrant taste of longer, sunnier days.