Travel Theme Challenge: Bountiful

Goodies from the neighborhood Italian

Goodies from the neighborhood Italian

Our favorite neighborhood Italian mom & pop grocery cum trattoria is back. The owners normally spend a month in Italy in August. It is October now and we haven’t been there. Time to go back there and enjoy a meal.

My entry to Ailsa of Where’s My Backpack challenge for the week: Bountiful. Go here for more.

365 Project: Day 257

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14 Responses to Travel Theme Challenge: Bountiful

  1. Sue Slaght says:

    Well who cam blame th for wanting to spend time in beautiful Italy? 🙂


  2. bebs1 says:

    That and the best food!


  3. Amy says:

    How lucky you are to be close to the Italian mom & pop grocery. 🙂


  4. arlene says:

    Wow, nakakainggit, mukhang masarap lahat Lou!


  5. bebs1 says:

    That is probably something I will miss when I go home Arlene. This place is so cheap you can get a great meal for less than $10 or even $5. And authentic Italian.


  6. arlene says:

    You can cook and experiment with those sausages….


  7. bebs1 says:

    In a Latino neighborhood – yes. We don’t have good enough Mexican restaurant around here but we’ve got the best gellateria in the whole city of Chicago in that Italian grocery. And their Italian dishes are great too, not to mention reasonable.


  8. bebs1 says:

    Arlene, yes. But I love them for sandwiches too drizzled with some balsamic and EVOO.


  9. restlessjo says:

    Oh wow- bounty indeed! 🙂


  10. bebs1 says:

    Yes, one could never have an excuse not to come up with a great Italian meal.


  11. prior says:

    mmmm and mmm – and I bet all this stuff hanging is chemical free too!


  12. bebs1 says:

    I am not really sure how they make those sausages, most of them are imported from Italy. At least I know they are authentic.


  13. oooH, I can smell that place too! All the salamis, hams, cheeses, olives. Fabulous.


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