Local life experiences

torta sbrisolona

Torta Sbrisolona

The sbrisolona cake has for me the flavor of my teens years in Padua. The parents of a dear friend owned a cafe in…

old handwritten recipes

Old recipes books

Look at your books of recipes. In the kitchen, on a special compartment of your bookshelf, or forgotten in a box in the attic….

venice lagoon

Quarantine tour

When you grow up in Venice, words as Lazzaretto, plegue, quarantine are part of the common language; Nothing strange. History is in day life…

grandparents

Frittelle di San Giuseppe

St. Joseph’s fritters are a tradition in our family. Our maternal grandfather was called Giuseppe and he was a very respected and well-known person…

The Cansiglio Forest

There is nothing sparkling in the Cansiglio Forest. Everything is deep, quiet, almost religious. Time seems frozen there. You can feel the presence of…