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A "Tal"ented player

A great game by the Magician from Riga.

GM Tal (2625)-Mukhin (2420)
Baku, 1972

1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.Bc4 e6 7.Bb3 b5 8.O-O Bb7 9.Re1! 111 more words


The second stop on our five-country trip was Palermo, Sicily, and it just confirmed (once again) that Italy is my favorite country. This is actually somewhat ironic because many Sicilians and mainland Italians don’t even consider Sicily part of Italy. 1,293 more words


Sicilian Street Food

I don’t eat pork or goose large intestine Chinese style, and I never like Turkish kokoreç (grilled offal wrapped in small intestine) for the strong taste. 54 more words


Nidi di spaghetti (Spaghetti nests)

Gustare un piatto fatto come Dio comanda è uno dei piaceri solitari più raffinati che l’omo possa godere, da non spartirsi con nessuno, manco con la pirsona alla quale vuoi più bene. 448 more words


Clearspring 100% Italian Organic EVOO 4/5

Clearspring’s 100% Italian Organic EVOO – which you can buy in Malmesbury’s Wild Food Co. – ticks all the boxes. Retailing at between £14.50-15.95 it’s fairly priced. 253 more words

Olive Oil

Lifestyle changes and the 'Sandwich' Principle: #ClearTheList March 2018 Update

After my somewhat-fail with my goals for #ClearTheList, last week I decided to make some big lifestyle changes.

Recap: Week 1

Russian goals for 6/7 days completed… 908 more words


crispy zucchini

This scrummy, easy recipe comes from Giorgio Locatelli’s ‘Made in Sicily’ cookbook. He suggests serving it as an antipasto or to have alongside some pasta or meat. 145 more words