Monthly Archives: February 2016

Convito Café & Market: 35 Years of Our Love Affair with Italy

  Inspired by passion and immersion in everything Italian, I launched Convito in 1980 along with my two mentors Milanese residents Paolo Volpara and Wanda Bottino. It seems like only yesterday! But when I think of what was going on … Continue reading

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Veneto III “Connecting the Dots: Food, Family and Traditions”

Contentedly sitting on the veranda of our lovely villa in one of my favorite regions of Italy – sweet, beautiful Veneto – I took a little time for one of my favorite activities, reflection. Surrounded by the ubiquitous vineyards and … Continue reading

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