#ChefsNight :: Scents and Flavours of Dalarna (Sweden) in Rome

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Chefs Night :: 19 ottobre 2017 Ambasciata di Svezia
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I’m always enthusiastic about new things, especially when they are food related. So when I got the invitation from The Swedish Embassy in Rome and my friend Chef Görgen Tidén I’ve been counting the days to open a window on the Swedish cuisine and to try their food.

[#ChefsNight :: A Roma i “Sapori e profumi della Dalecarlia” Svezia]

#ChefsNight :: Scents and Flavours of Dalarna (Sweden) in Rome

The Life Of a Chef :: Giorgia Grillo – Rome, Italy

Appetibilis Q&A
:: Work and life stories, while sitting around a table with friends ::

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Chef Giorgia Grillo in her workshop prepping mini Rum Baba | Photo ©LuciaZeccara

Meet Chef Giorgia Grillo, my “Gambero Rosso Schools” classmate.
Owner of “Nero Vaniglia”, a lovely Cafè-Pastry-Shop in Garbatella, a charming roman area a little off-the-beaten-track, yet…
The Life Of a Chef :: Giorgia Grillo – Rome, Italy

Out of Focus :: Roman Street Art, etc…

“Canzoni belle e appassionate/ che Roma mia m’ha ricordate,/ cantate solo pe’ dispetto,/ ma co ‘na smania drent’ar petto;/ io nun ve canto a voce piena,/ ma tutta l’anima è serena;/ e quanno er cèlo se scolora/ de me nessuna se ‘nnamora…” :: “Tanto Pe’ Cantà” ~ Ettore Petrolini – Alberto Simeoni

"Monti" :: Roman Street Art... | photo: ©ockstyle
Nino a “Monti” :: Roman Street Art… | photo: ©ockstyle

“Cicero smiled at us. ‘The art of life is to deal with problems as they arise, rather than destory one’s spirit by worrying about them too far in advance. Especially tonight.” ~ Robert Harris

"Monti" :: Roman Street Art... | photo: ©ockstyle
“Monti” :: Roman Street Art… | photo: ©ockstyle

Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome, Italy

“Because your question searches for deep meaning, I shall explain in simple words” ~ Dante Alighieri :: All you need is… 😉

T-Shirt philosophy... Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome :: #iPhoneography ©ockstyle
T-Shirt philosophy… Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome ::
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“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.” ~ Douglas Adams

The wolf and the lamb... Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome :: #iPhoneography ©ockstyle
The wolf and the lamb… Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome ::
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“Why change? Everyone has his own style. When you have found it, you should stick to it.” ~ Audrey Hepburn

Orange Dress... Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome :: #iPhoneography ©ockstyle
Orange Dress… Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome ::
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“These boots are made for walking/ And that’s just what they’ll do/ One of these days these boots/ Are gonna walk all over you” ~ Nancy Sinatra

Red Boot... Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome :: #iPhoneography ©ockstyle
Red Boot… Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome ::
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“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.” ~ Jim Henson

Casanova mask... Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome :: #iPhoneography ©ockstyle
Casanova mask… Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome ::
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“To put everything in balance is good, to put everything in harmony is better.” ~ Victor Hugo

Reflections... Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome :: #iPhoneography ©ockstyle
Reflection… Out of Focus :: Window Shopping in Rome ::
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