Wednesday, 17 October 2012

Sometimes, I dream In Italian
Of Tuscany and other Dreams

Fruit and leaves
San Polo in Chianti

Coffee and Prosecco
Dolci e Dolcezze

Fragolini Tartlet
Strawberry tartlett
Dolci e Dolcezze

Red Roses
in the doorway

Red or Blue Grapes?
San Polo in Chianti

Ripe Black Olives
Sunrise in the Tuscan Hills
Mazzano in Chianti

Coffee Break
at Cibrèo

Dreams of Italy
Photographed in Florence
and the vineyards and olive groves
of the Chianti Hills
October 2008

Images and Text
© by Merisi

R e p o s t


  1. Every photo is rich and delicious -- even the ones that aren't food.

  2. When I was a kid we used to take ripe persimmons, hollow out a hole and insert a firecracker. Then you'd light the firecracker and throw it. Lots of goo when it blew up.

  3. I agree with Paulita and I love your captures for the day, Merisi! Delicious indeed!

  4. coffee is always better in Italy! Well, better than LA. :)
    Lovely photos! (As always) I am heading to Italy at the end of November! I can't wait!
    No tuscany but Rome, Umbria (Assisi) and Genova. One of these days I need to get to Vienna though. You have inspired me!

  5. I dream of Tuscany too but have only ever encountered it in the many films made there.

  6. The strawberry tartlet looks delicious!


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