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ARPAD WEISZ: THE FOOTBALL ICON AND HOLOCAUST VICTIM REMEMBERED IN ITALY

The city of Alessandria – lying among the plains of the Piedmont region, between the Tanaro and Bormida rivers – is a long way from Solt in Hungary, and even further from the winters of Poland and the hellish imagery of Auschwitz. Yet in January this year, Alessandria hosted a ceremony which honoured the life of an adopted son who had taken this very journey, football player and manager Arpad Weisz.

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Food & wine

TO THE LAST BREATH AND BITE

Our choices count and define who we are, even if they are the last ones we make. Daniele Curto has posed the following question to some members of the Italian community: If you could choose, what would you have for your last meal?

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Daniele Curto

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December 10, 2017

Food trends
Food & wine

PAUSA PRANZO: THE PANINOTECA THAT BECAME A MELBOURNIAN INSTITUTION

When the world thinks of Italians at lunchtime, most of us picture a long table, a carafe of wine in the centre, multiple courses and a limoncello at the end just to really send us into a deep afternoon sleep. Sounds nice, doesn’t it? But, according to Mauro Sanna from Pausa Pranzo in Preston, the stereotype is outdated. (In the photo Mauro e Diana partners in business and in life)

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Hayley J. Egan

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December 4, 2017

Food trends
Food & wine

FROM THE RICH SOIL OF TUSCIA TO THE AUSTRALIAN TABLE

Etruscan Import is the first food operator that imports from one single area in Italy. (In the photo Natalie and Simone, Founders of Etruscan Imports)

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Hayley J. Egan

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December 4, 2017

Food trends
Food & wine

CAUGHT WITH A FINGER IN THE GORGONZOLA

The North Italian Gorgonzola cheese can be traced back to the 9th Century. This creamy characterful cheese is one of Italy’s finest. And you’ll find plenty of elegance and taste in the Gorgonzola cheeses from the award-winning company Arrigoni, which has won numerous gold medals in international cheese competitions. Jesper Storgaard Jensen went for Segmento for a finger-licking visit. (In the photo Marco Arrigoni, Arrigoni CEO)

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Jesper Storgaard Jensen

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July 18, 2019

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