Italians at the bar, our own ritual

  Exported and taken as an example all over the world, hospitality has always characterized Italian people. The bar, with all its specific features, has become one of the symbolic places of our country together with the assiduity as it frequented , from breakfast to aperitif, becoming part of our daily life. Places of great…

A journey into Italian espresso

In 1882 Domenico Vergnano opens a small apothecary in Chieri, a small mediaeval city on the hills of Torino. The offer is wide: cocoa and many different spices, pasta and of course coffee. Little by little he starts to specialize in the purchasing and selling of green coffee, expanding his business also in Torino. The…

The dehors, the new way of experiencing cafes

After weeks of forced closure, bars and restaurants have finally raised their shutters, but in an atmosphere of restricted health security and fear that with difficulties will still loosen for some time. In this context, the external areas of the premises assume strategic and ever-increasing importance.   To respond to the need avoiding gatherings, customers…