The dishes that most impressed me!

When memories don’t come from your mind but from taste.

As usual, at the end of every December it’s report time! I think about all the lovely experiences I shared with you: lots of journeys, incredible trips, fun visits, tastings… And as I thought about my food and wine tours – where I discovered the best of the territory and new recipes to share with…

Winter in Carinthia: wooden houses, Christmas lights, sport and relax.

From Christmas market stalls to the sunny ski slopes in the Alps an then off to enjoy the tranquillity of thermal baths.

As you know I love the area I live in, I love to travel and discover new handmade art, architecture, nature and especially food, not just in places I haven’t been to yet, but also places I know very well but that never cease to amaze me. Among these many places one is Carinthia, the…

7 Things to do in Villach

Will two days be enough?

It’s almost Christmas time, and lights and decorations are popping up all over the place. As soon as I see the first decorations I always feel like taking a trip somewhere, but there’s always very little time and even less budget, so today I’m going to suggest a low budget trip away from Trieste and…

WOB distillery: a search for ingredients from the mountains of Carinthia

A new discovery in Bad Kleinkirchheim.

  As it often happens, it was a casual discovery! I’m in Bad Kleinkirchheim, enjoying my holidays and a little fresh mountain air. When I’m here I always stop at Einkehr, a lovely mountain house I’ve already told you all about (New experiences at Einkehr – Bad Kleinkirchheim). Here we are, in our usual spot:…

Luxury, comfort and wellness: Chalet Zeno

San Cassiano a stop for VIPs

In the heart of San Cassiano, about 1.537 meters from sea level and under the tips of the mountains Lavaretta and Conturines, there’s the Hotel Rosa Alpina, remember? That enchanted place in the heart of the Dolomites that always feels like home. There’s something I haven’t told you about though, and that can’t be forgotten:…

Restaurant St. Hubertus has 2 Michelin stars

A culinary journey for your five senses

As I had said in the post about Hotel Rosa Alpina, here is the article entirely dedicated to Norbert Niederkofler and his staff’s wonderful cooking. Some information about the St. Hubertus hotel in San Cassiano: 2 Michelin stars Grand Chef Relais & Châteaux – Norbert Niederkofler Grandes Tables du Monde “3 Forks” Gambero Rosso, 92…