Marco Mancini

Living Italian Style Montreal

Clothes:
Pants and Jacket –
Mexx; hoodie – Vans;
t-shirt – Jack & Jones;
shoes – Hummel

Boutique:
Off the Hook

Passion:
Flying

Goal in life:
To become
an airline pilot

Restaurant:
Bottega Pizzeria

Favourite dish:
My smoked salmon farfalle

Should World Nutella
Day (Feb 5) be a national
holiday?
They should give
us that entire week off

Best nightclub
in Montreal:
Velvet Speakeasy

Sexiest Italian:
Monica Bellucci – she was
sculpted by the gods

Last time you went
to Italy:
Summer 2007

Describe your ideal
night out in Montreal:
Dinner at Bottega followed
by drinks at Vice & Versa,
and Velvet afterwards.
Of course, the night should
end with a customary 3 a.m.
poutine at La Banquise

You know you are Italian
when or if:
Your nonno had a fig tree,
and he covered all his furniture
with impenetrable plastic

Favourite Italian city:
Siena

Musical preference:
LCD Soundsystem,
M83, The National,
Foo Fighters, Bon Iver

Italian soccer team:
Napoli

Best way to feel Italian
in Montreal:
Go to Milano’s, sit outside in
the summer, have a panino,
cannolo and an espresso –
and listen to people argue

What you like most
about Panoram:
The sexy format as well
as the highly informative
content

Best memory growing
up Italian-Canadian:
Baking pizza with my
nonna as a child

Most common name
in your family:
Giuseppe (about 8)

Plans for Valentine’s Day:
As I am currently single,
none. Ladies, feel free
to give me a call