Category Archives: Andrew Sconzo

Mesamérica 2014 – More Perspectives on Food in Mexico – Day Two

It is difficult in any field to be the first presenter of the day, but when the presentation takes place at a major international culinary congress it is even more so. Chefs, culinary media and aficionados who attend also like [...]

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Mesamérica 2014 – More Perspectives on Food in Mexico – Day One

Mexico City is many things. It is one of the largest cities in the world. It is sprawling, shaky from earthquakes, smoggy, grimy, crowded, intimidating, full of energy, vibrant, friendly, delicious and one of my favorite cities in the world. [...]

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A Look Back at Agriturismo Seliano and the Best Pasta Ever

I was recently going through some old papers and came across an old Moleskine journal that I kept from my father-son heritage trip to Italy with Andrew back in November of 2003. Opening the journal randomly, I came across this passage, [...]

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noma: A Fresh Impression

ed. note: With this post, I wish to introduce my nephew, Lucas Sconzo, as a contributing author to docsconz.com. Lucas, a junior Literature major at SUNY Purchase, has been spending this year studying at The University of Konstanz in Constance, [...]

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elBulli 2011 – The Courses

While all courses will be presented here, I will not attempt a detailed accounting of each course. There has already been much written about these and other courses from this, the final season of elBulli as we have come to [...]

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A Family Affair at elBulli

Over the years a lot has been written about elBulli. I’ve written a few things myself and described previous meals there in detail on the eGullet Society forums here and here. Since those days coverage of elBulli meals and dishes [...]

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Los Campeones

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Sunday Photo – Amsterdam

While studying in Barcelona, my son, Andrew, visited Amsterdam earlier this spring, where he took this photo of a canal at dusk.
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Barcelona – The End of an Anniversary Celebration

Monday signaled the end of our Anniversary celebration, but not the end of my trip. Kitty and Michael were returning home since Michael needed to get back to school, but I would continue on for a few more days with [...]

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