MH Hotel Piacenza Fiera
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Apologies for being so quiet of late. The reason is that I've been staying mostly in parish accommodation, which is inexpensive but gives no access to wi-fi. I'll try to do a bumper update edition before too long as there is lots to ...
... going on. I loved the Italian cover band that managed a repertoire spanning Lady Gaga, Bon Jovi and Rage Against the Machine. All sung in a mix of English and Italian!
Wednesday we spent some more time in the city centre so we could go to the markets and some churches. The fresh produce markets that Franci and his father used to go to have closed down and in the cittadel, the covered markets which were once bustling and full are now run ...
... from addition of balsamic in their pickling brine). These were served with torta fritta - these amazing little airy pillows of fried pizza dough. The torta fritta puff up with a giant air bubble inside so you can break them apart to have with the vegies and meats, and they're much lighter than bread. I have to say, the prosciutto is softer and more tender than any I've had back home. There is no chewiness or stringiness, it almost melts in the mouth. And the slight sharpness from ...
... freezer rooms for storage and takes me down into the basement which is vast. More food comes out - more cured pork in the form of culaccia which is perhaps even yummier than the copa earlier, Ale insists we try his baking and more caffe. we drive home as the sun rises, passing the early caffe and brioche seekers
(Please excuse quality of the photos - all straight out of camera as don't have time today for any editing)
... the energy to make coffee in the morning because we are in the land of espresso so we are making this by coffee press and it takes too damn long. This entry is mainly so you understand what we are not doing on this trip and that is spending each evening like this couple across from us at the moment who are enjoying some wine and reading books. I have yet to take out the book I brought with me and only just worked on my resume, which had to be done in the car on the way ...