Welcome to Scarpetta, a blog that shares my thoughts on the Italian world and the happenings of Assaggio.
Scarpetta is an Italian expression that means for the plate to come back to the chef completely clean.
I want you to fill up not only on my food but everything I have to offer so that you too will be yelling "Scarpetta!"
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PLEDGE HERE! Bring the passion into your kitchen by helping us fund the production of Mauro’s cookbook. To be Mauro Golmarvi’s guest at Assaggio Ristorante is to be convinced that cooking and eating are acts of passion. In this cookbook, with his characteristic wit and charm, Mauro is sharing not only the best of his ...read more...
The warmer months are finally upon us even if Seattle likes to throw us for a loop with a rain induced weekend here and there. But all and all, lighter weather means lighter food. Heartier fare takes a backseat allowing fresh seasonal ingredients to take center stage such as leeks, celery and so much more. ...read more...
Want even more Assaggio? Join us in April throughout the community at these events: Taste Washington Saturday, March 31 and Sunday, April 1 2 PM – 5 PM Indulge in Washington’s premiere food and wine tasting event at CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle. This year’s event has expanded into a two day experience, with ...read more...
One highlight of my last trip to Italy with Kristen was tasting our way through Piemonte. We met with spirited boutique winemakers, dined with their wonderful families, and came back with a beautiful assortment of rare and coveted wines for everyone at Assaggio to enjoy! Understand that in this region, which is in Italy’s Northwest ...read more...