Culture and gourmet english

Sicilian taste and very rich flavours

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In piazza Borsa, one of the most beautiful in the historic center of Palermo, on the corner with Piazzetta Visita Poveri, Sobremesa is a little gem. The passer-by immediately notices this restaurant with its gray interiors, decorated only by plants and wines, because the glass openings without frames almost cancel ...

La Dolce vita and the top end gourmet

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With Fellini's masterpiece film, La Dolce Vita, the world has known the Italian lifestyle, where good food and good drink in an atmosphere of well-being and relaxation are important. Walter Carrà in his restaurant "La Dolce vita in Giardino" offers excellent food and excellent wines. The halls are, of course, ...

Ancient families and the traditions

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There are families in Sicily that preserve and pass down great traditions. The "pupari" (which work with the Sicilian marionette theater Opera dei pupi proclaimed in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists) and the "sfincionari" who prepare the sfincione, (a kind of pizza made in Palermo) are among ...

Artist and chef in Bagheria

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Is Pino Vitrano first a cook or an artist? His restaurant in Via Mattarella in Bagheria is called Emozioni (Emotions) and when you enter there you really feel the emotions. The ceiling is covered with canvas by Pino Vitrano, some tables are actually his paintings on wood, very colorful and vivid. All around ...