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Mulberry Italian Ristorante

My man and I love food; we also love the show Diners, Drive-ins and Dives and that is how we heard about this little slice of heaven. 372 more words


Where to go when the words fail

The big wooden door ..

“Simple,” we thought.  “We’ll learn Italian.  ‘Pizza’, ‘vino’ … can’t be difficult.” 507 more words

A Thought

Day Off...

Had a busy day at the apartments and won’t have time for a full entry. So thinking about language and the difference between a language and a dialect. 103 more words

082. Fragole Ristorante

In the very last grasps we had of summer, T. and I went to a nice little Italian restaurant in Cobble Hill called Fragole. We hadn’t planned on eating there specifically; we were just taking a stroll and soaking up all the good weather, and happened to be nearby when hunger struck. 846 more words


Otto e Mezzo Bombana, Central Hong Kong

My Hong Kong birthday dinner was a splurge at the three-Michelin-starred Otto e Mezzo Bombana, in the Landmark Alexandra building in Central. Named I assume after the Fellini film, it is the only three-Michelin-starred Italian restaurant outside of Italy.   1,001 more words


Ricotta Gnocchi with Spring Vegetables

I saw this Neil Perry recipe in last week’s Good Weekend and thought it was perfect for this warm weather. The original recipe called for 350g of ricotta salata (salted ricotta) and 350g normal ricotta, but I didn’t have ricotta salata on hand so just used all normal ricotta, and drained it in a colander for a few hours in the fridge. 271 more words

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