these plates printed with 3 martians & 1 superhero
this picture of a shoe by local artist Susan Goldstein
these glasses printed with wraparound black lace
this picture of a booty by local artist Judy Anderson
& this bottle of Cynar (available at Divino), a digestivo made with, but not particularly redolent of, artichoke. Though considered an amaro, or bitter, it’s really a dolce-amaro, sort of molasses’ doppelganger—& refreshing regardless.
While sparing you the details, I’ll attest to its ability to blaze wide, long trails straight through everything from polenta con gorgonzola
to troppo, troppo lardo.
Ora questo, amici miei, `e italiano.