Blog archives for November, 2012

Archive for November, 2012

Rigoletto Simulcast

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Now catching up on some interesting italophile things that have gone on during the last month or two. One outstanding one was a simulcast of the San Francisco Opera production of Rigoletto on September 15th. The venue was AT&T park, San Francisco’s spectacular new (well, newish) baseball stadium. Once a year there is a simulcast […]


Saturday, November 10th, 2012

I am finally breaking my long blog silence to sing the praise of gorgonzola. Yes, that delicious Italian cheese revered by many and unfortunately shunned by too many. Why would one not like gorgonzola? Surely for the same reason that people don’t like anchovies (eew too strong a taste), lamb (ditto) and game meats (wild […]