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Books, roast chicken and a farewell

Date settembre 9, 2014

When I was a child bookshelves at home were overfilled with home magazines, cars magazines, books and an old cooking encyclopedia my mum bought before getting married: a few issues from the complete edition you could purchase at newsstands weekly. No trace of cookbooks or food magazines. Mum never loved cooking, even though now she’s […]

Chilled peaches in wine from Delancey. A review.

Date agosto 27, 2014

I chose Delancy as my beach book for the past summer holidays. I spent most of my afternoons sleeping in a dark room with a huge fan on the ceiling or watching episode after episode of the four seasons of Game of Thrones (yes, winter is coming). When I was laying on the beach, in between […]

A day trip to Greve in Chianti, Firenze

Date giugno 12, 2014

Greve is there, in the world-renowned hilly region of Chianti, about one hour drive from Florence and from Siena, not so far from my little village. Yet I went there for the first time a few weeks ago. Regula was here for a bunch of days to see me and Emiko, so among cultural and foodie explorations […]