La Brinca and the Sharp Flavors of Genovese Cuisine, Liguria

The Circella family runs La Brinca a cozy trattoria located in the village of Ne, few miles from Portofino on the hills of the seaside town of Chiavari. Priceless reference for Liguria di Levante’s food customs and wine heritage - exceptionally portrayed in…

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Simone Fracassi, a Restless Master of Nose-to-tail Butchering

Should we simplify our acquaintances with fellow Italian butchers - Michele and Dario in primis - I would say they are, overall, of a sharp breed: transparent in their thinking, bighearted with kids and outgoing with everyone approaching their craft with pure interest…

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