Dalla Slovenia con Amore / From Slovenia with Love in Milano
On January 30th has in the Westin Palace in Milano happened a special event. A group of some of the best Slovenian chefs and winemakers has in organisation of Carpe Diem Club and with support of Il Gusto/Gribaudo, Grandecucina, Cucina Gourmet and Westin Palace in Milano prepared an evening for all the friends and collegues, called “Dalla Slovenia con Amore”.
It was an evening full of delicious tastes – great plates, great wines and many wonderful people, many of them already friends. Many important chefs, journalists or food & beverage professionals.
The evening was great success. It was a demonstration that friendship and good will make everything possible. We plan to build such celebrations of enogastronomy and friendship also in the future. So keep following us to join us at the next one.
With us were:
CHEFS (in the alphabetical order):
Janez Bratovž (Restavracija JB)
Jure Tomič (Ošterija Debeluh)
Tanja and Damir Pintarič (Rajh)
Tomaž Polenec (Brioni)
Uroš Fakuč (Restavracija Dam)
and as guest from Croatia: Jeffrey J. Vella (Zinfandl’s)
Aleks and Martina Simčič (Edi Simčič)
Aleš and Vesna Kristančič (Movia)
Branko and Vasja Čotar (Čotar)
Lidija Kupljen (Vino Kupljen)
Stojan Ščurek (Ščurek)
A big thanks to all for participating. Thanks also to all journalists who are helping us to spread the news and to all the guests for enjoying the evening with us. A very big thank you to Carlo Vischi and Il Gusto/Gribaudo for all the support, thanks also to Carla Icardi (Grandecucina) and Chiara Mojana (Cucina Gourmet). And thanks to Bruno Gaberšek for the photos and for helping hand.
A huge thanks also to Westin Palace Milano. Wonderful hotel with great stuff which is very collaborative and always available.
Article in Italian by Marina Alaimo: https://carpediemclub.wordpress.com/2011/02/05/dalla-slovenia-con-amore-in-milano-by-marina-alaimo/
Article in Italian about Ščurek wines by Angelo Peretti: http://www.internetgourmet.it/2011/02/kontra-il-bianco-sloveno-di-stojan.html
Article in Italian by Anna Maria Simonini: http://www.thekitchentimes.it/?p=309 and photos by her: http://www.flickr.com/photos/76426840@N00/sets/72157625855226699/
Article in Italian about Kupljen wines by Angelo Peretti: http://www.internetgourmet.it/2011/02/renski-rizling-cerovec-2009-vino.html
Article in Italian about Kupljen wines by Marina Alaimo: http://www.lucianopignataro.it/a/renski-rizling-2009-vino-kupljen-–-jeruzalem/20836/
Article in Slovenian by Uroš Mencinger (published also in Nedelo): http://www.rad-dobrojem.si/index.php?key=mimart&id=145