Luca Condotta

Living Italian Style Toronto

Raised in: Caledon

Favourite Italian dish:

Penne alla vodka

Favourite ingredient:

Balsamic vinegar

What do you like most about eating Italian?

The experience of enjoying authentic Italian dishes with friends and family.

Best Italian grocery store in Toronto:

Garden Foods (Bolton)

Best pizza in Toronto:

My mom’s

Best Italian restaurant in Toronto:

Marcello’s

Best caffè in Toronto:

Four Corners Bakery (Bolton)

Favourite gelato flavour:

Pistachio

Favourite vino:

Amarone

What is an absolute must in your kitchen pantry?

Nutella

Your Nonna’s famous dish:

Homemade lasagna

Your fool-proof recipe:

Tortellini in brodo

Italian product you wish you could find in Canada:

Italians always find a way to get it here.

Italian dish you want to learn to cook one day:

Risotto

Guilty pleasure:

Tartufo

Best food memory growing up:

The first time I ate Nonna’s rabbit stew and polenta – life altering!