Angela interviews Mike Sebban and Kim Bliksas, CEO of CheckQ, the real time restaurant reservations app among the winners of the contest launched by the Luxembourg Ministry of Economy.Last minute bookers, hurry up! So, imagine being at home and being very hungry, wanting to eat out, being tired and not wanting to travel too many … Continue reading A coffee with…. CheckQ
When I discussed with Corie next interview to publish on the blog, the one you are about to read today, I was initially perplexed. Corie in fact proposed me to meet Enza Fuzio, the owner of Ottika Enza. I was told that even if she is neither a chef nor a restaurateur, she is still a … Continue reading A coffee with… Enza Fuzio
Sitting in a quiet restaurant off the station for a dinner-briefing, Corie asked me: - What about Remy Manso for next interview? - Who? -, I replied - clear signal I have moved to Luxembourg only very recently. - He is the owner of numerous and interesting restaurants in Luxembourg. It manages at least a dozen, mostly Latin, including El Barrio. … Continue reading A coffee with… Remy Manso
It has been a week, now, since Expogast, the most relevant gastronomic exhibition in the world of cooking, closed its doors and it is then time to make a quick summary, in the wait, not that short, of next edition, in 4 years time. Our "Barefoot in Luxembourg" team spent much intense and funny times behind … Continue reading Expogast 2018 – It’s a wrap!
He is the one in charge of "feeding" the Italian Ambassador in Luxembourg. He knows her tastes and works hardly to delight the palate of the renowned personalities from Luxemburg and European political scene who frequent her table. His name is Alessio Zappala, known as Chef Alessio, he was born in Sicily, Italy, and he is a volcano of gastronomic knowledge, stubbornness … Continue reading A coffee with… Alessio Zappala
Participating in a press conference always allows you to get in the mood that the event intends to transmit. This was the case of the presentation conference of Cineast, the Central and Eastern Europe Film Festival in Luxembourg held last week at the Cinématèque, that this year celebrates its 11th edition. Together with Corie on my side and with a pen and paper … Continue reading Cineast Festival: the 11th edition