Luigi Taglienti – Restaurant Trussardi alla Scala

During the past months we had quite a few food festivals in Milan. The most recent was “Taste of Milano” whilst a previous one I attended was “Mi Gusto Tortona“, held during the Design Week. In both occasions, I had the chance to see the charming Luigi Taglienti presenting some of his dishes and explaining…

Mucche e Buoi (Milan, Italy)

Today I want to recommend you a restaurant in Milan that I visited some times ago with my friend LC: Mucche e Buoi. We kicked off this all-meat dinner with a trio of bruschette. The first of the three breads was topped with mozzarella and friarielli, which is a vegetable known especially in Naples and…

Don Lisander (Milan, Italy)

It can hardly get more Milanese than this! Don Lisander is a well established traditional Milanese restaurant, situated in Via Manzoni, a central street in the heart of Milan between the Quadrilatero della Moda and the business area of Piazza Affari. A tiny dining room obtained from the chapel of Palazzo Trivulzio (built in the…

Pizzeria da Rita ed Antonio (Milan, Italy)

Today it’s pizza! As an Italiana I have no choice but to write about it. Many think pizza is just pizza – if you’re one of them, I hope to change your mind in this post. Pizza can be made in many different ways – I’ll describe you a few key styles, so that next…

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…