Harvest Time

  Even though sometimes it feels like the world outside is filled with uncertainty; one thing is always certain at Onotria. Harvest time. It is a celebration of one full year, what's good, what's wholesome about caring for the land, the environment, for the health of these surroundings.Harvest time is also the celebration of the continuity of life, love and passion. In the ...

Windows to My Artistic Soul

  For certain, all Artists have their own beliefs,and in accordance with this credo I want to submit a thesis.Many years of marketing has caused a lot confusion in the market place,I want to express a simple art ,edible art,.that is deep in knowledge of the product.but also has the objective of ...

cult personality

This morning while working in the garden at Onotria at around five a thought occurred to me. Perhaps it is better to explain our lives and our passions. Everything around the world, the culture of food, our customs and way of life have always been a point of interest to me. As an artist when you believe in your skills and your creativity it is easy to confuse people and a passionate approach can ...

scapece(chevice)

Crudo e scapece

During the summer days my uncle Nicholas and I went to the port of Pozzuoli early in the morning waiting for the fishermen to arrive with their boats filled with the local catch. It was always a celebration, a real party filled with the gaiety of song and noise of fresh fish boxes off loaded and quickly and taken to the colorful stands. The things imprinted in my mind were that of frenzied ...

From Farm to Fork

From the garden to the table, seriously you really can have your cake and eat it too.  We are spoiled here in California with a very friendly climate conducive to growing great veggies.  You can not only eat well, but lose weight while doing so.  This is my breakfast at Onotira and yes i lost 26 lbs. eating delicious healthy organic products straight out of the Onotria garden. ...