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IMAF Chefs’ Cup 2014

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I was honored to be asked to judge the IMAF --International Migration Art Festival-- Chef's Cup 2014.  This competition pairs Italian Michelin starred chefs and challenges them to create a dish inspired by a famous movie.  The two finalists this year were Andrea Mattei of the Restaurant La Magnolia in the Hotel Lord Byron in Forte dei ...

June 18, 2014   2 Comments

Veneto Vacation

Most  travelers to Italy go to Venice, but few travel to the surrounding region known as the Veneto.  That's too bad because it has so much to offer. Our flight landed at the Venice Marco Polo Airport, but instead of staying we drove off to Verona, a small and gracious city famous for its Ancient ...

June 9, 2014   2 Comments

Paris Getaway

The next day we had dinner at a favorite bistro, La Regalade.  It is always crowded, but I it is one place I have to go when I am in Paris.  Their coarse country pate was as good as I remember it, and I loved the crackling crisp pork belly with lentils and celeriac puree ...

March 12, 2012   7 Comments

    • Michele Scicolone