Rachel Khoo on a Sunday evening

It’s Sunday evening. Fall is approaching, it’s starting to get chilly outside and many of you probably just want to lazily stay indoors relaxing. If you are looking for something to do, here is some entertainment for you. Rachel Khoo was born in South London to a Chinese/Malaysian father and an Austrian mother. She is…

Cafè Trussardi alla Scala (Milan, Italy)

After having been completely enchanted by the “big brother” of the Trussardis, I decided to call on the “little brother” as well, accompanied by my own little brother. The café is situated on the other side of the building than the shop, consequently being in a much less congested street. This relative tranquillity makes the…

Trussardi alla Scala (Milan, Italy)

I recently started a new job and my office is very close to the opera house La Scala in Milan. This made me feel obliged to check out the famous and stylish restaurant Trussardi alla Scala and its little brother, Trussardi Café. In this post, you find the restaurant; the Café will follow soon. This…

Happy picnic

I want to start the cooking section of the blog with a picnic that WJT and I did yesterday for lunch, on one of the last summery days in Milan. I prepared a couple of very quick and simple recipes that I share here with you. The first is a savory pie. INGREDIENTS: – Pie…

Baldin (Genoa, Italy)

The first restaurant I want to write about is Baldin (1 Michelin Star; 2 Forks/81 points Gambero Rosso). A gem in the worse part of Genoa (Sestri Ponente). If you ask any Genoese how that zone of Genoa is, they will open their eyes wide and shake their heads wondering why, with all the beautiful…

Welcome to my blog

I am very excited to write the first post of this blog. On these pages I write about and around food. Food is a very important part of our lives. From my perspective, food is not only something that keeps us alive, but rather a life-enriching-experience. For this reason, I want to share with you…