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NEVER TRUST A THIN COOK event at Campo di Bella with Eric Dregni

When Apr 21, 2017
from 07:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Where Campo di Bella, 10229 Sharp Rd., Mt. Horeb, WI 53572
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Dregni_Never coverEric Dregni will be at Campo di Bella on Friday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m. for an event for his book Never Trust a Thin Cook. Tickets are $30 and include a full meal of fresh, homemade tortellini in brodo, fresh rustic bread, antipasto board of two to three cheeses, and zuppa inglese for dessert. Purchase tickets here


I simply want to live in the place with the best food in the world. This dream led Eric Dregni from Minnesota to Italy, first to Milan and eventually to a small, fog-covered town to the north: Modena, the birthplace of balsamic vinegar, Ferrari, and Luciano Pavarotti. Never Trust a Thin Cook is a classic American abroad tale, brimming with adventures both expected and unexpected, awkward social moments, and most important, very good food.

 

"Never Trust a Thin Cook is a funny little intimate travel tale, it's like getting a series of letters from a good friend off on a great adventure." —Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl, Minnesota Monthly


"It’s a journey of gastronomical proportion, but it is also an exploration of cultural differences, awkward ‘lost in translation’ moments, and charming, homeless drunks who direct traffic and can speak eloquently on local history." —City Pages