Alessandro Cappelletti of La Valletta Farm from Colfiorito to NYC

Alessandro Cappelletti of La Valletta farm lives where he grows his grains and legumes: in Colfiorito, a village of 300 people on the hills of Umbria, near Foligno. He came to NYC, the other day and paid Gustiamo a visit. WOW, from Colfiorito to New York! He loved every minute of it, his enthusiasm was…

Brooklyn Larder

Brooklyn Larder is finally open! We have been hearing about this project from our good friends Francine, Andrew and Sergio for more than a year. When Antonio delivered some orders to Brooklyn, the other day, I went along. I really wanted to see this store everybody is raving about. The painful delays and higher costs were…

La Valletta Farm and Minestrone Recipe

Click on the arrow below and watch Alessandro, the most charming farmer. In English, he proudly introduces La Valletta Farm he and his sister Rosalba own in Colfiorito Natural Park in Umbria. Click here and you’ll make the most spectacular and simplest Minestrone. Why? The recipe comes from Adriana, their mother. Click here and place your order for La Valletta grains,…