28 03, 2010

Venice Wrap Up

2016-01-09T13:58:40+00:00 March 28th, 2010|Categories: Culture, Food & Wine, Gastronomic Traditions, Restaurants, Venice|8 Comments

Just thinking about visiting Venice used to make me totally agro. My first few visits to La Serenissima were during high season when the sheer volume of obese cruisers, white tennis shoes, and fanny packs threatened to plunge Venice’s […]

20 03, 2010

Bottega Ai Promessi Sposi, Venice

2016-01-07T03:41:59+00:00 March 20th, 2010|Categories: Culture, Food & Wine, Gastronomic Traditions, Restaurants, Venice|6 Comments

Last week I visited Bottega ai Promessi Sposi in Venice–twice. The first trip was with fellow blogger and Fodor’s colleague Nan McEllroy, who clued me in on the Sposi in the first place. We met for some cichetti and wine and chatted about […]

18 03, 2010

Sarde in Saor

2016-01-07T03:41:59+00:00 March 18th, 2010|Categories: Culture, Daily Food Photo, Fish, Food & Wine, Gastronomic Traditions, Venice|8 Comments

For me, four days in Venice signifies four portions (minimum) of sarde in saor. I am completely obsessed with these Venetian style sweet and sour sardines. They practically swim in marinated onions studded with pine nuts and raisons. […]

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