Pride

People who put in what they believe, insisting and resisting, knowing the product is worth while.

Jan Theo
Not a bitter man Francesco Claudio Averna died last Thursday, January 9, 2020. Together with is cousin, Francesco Rosario, he ran the family business until 2014, when ‘Fratelli Averna’ was sold to the Campari group. Francesco Claudio Averna will be remembered for having placed Sicily on the ‘Amaro map’. Cappuccino In 1854 ‘fra Girolamo’, a …
Jan Theo
Introduction: Luigi Salvo I did not expect Luigi Salvo to answer me, let alone come over for a chat. It felt as having the pope dropping by for a chat on religion. Luigi Salvo is, apart from a renowned wine journalist, a sommelier, an AIS (Italian Sommelier association) official, writer, blogger and international judge for …
Jan Theo
Back to basics People who grow wheat, harvest, and transform it in pasta. It sounds like a tale of long ago. And yet, somewhere tucked away in the mighty Sicilian landscape, these people actually exist. With care and love they follow the whole process.  A feudo in the middle of nowhere Driving to the Feudo Mondello …
Sampolo 246 - Cultori del Gusto
proud helmet
pasta feudo Mondello

Further more

Vini Cassarà - Kilim
Frolla Divina cookies, three categories
Feudo Mondello
Vini Cassarà - Sicilian Mastery

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From dusk till dawn

From dusk till dawn

An arbitrary selection of the finest place to stay overnight
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