Roman cuisine is based on seasonal ingredients coming most from Roman Campagna, and prepared in a simple way. Among these, the most important are vegetables (typical are peas, globe artichokes and fava beans), meat (milk lamb and goat) and cheeses (Pecorino romano and ricotta). Typical condiment in Roman cuisine is strutto, pork lard prepared and canned each winter. Used is also the fat of prosciutto, while olive oil is used only for raw vegetables and - partially - to fry. Days of the week are often assigned to food, such as gnocchi on Thursday, baccalà (salted cod) on Fridays, and trippa for Saturdays.
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lousat (89822) 2012-10-26 3:52
Hi Daniel,i'm italian as you know (ehehehe) but the it's the first time that i hear the word "salsamenteris".Really new and very interesting,a beautiful capture of details of this roman corner,great details and colors as usual,i like your original and different Rome!Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano
siamesa (28117) 2012-10-26 4:05
Bom dia Daniel
Very nice this place with a pot of flowers in the window that gives to this composition a romantic mood.
krzychu30 (15512) 2012-10-26 4:36
there´re quite often to see here on TE such detailed,close-up views of facades and everytime I see them I´m amazed by its beauty and charm.Like this one.Excellently framed and close-up scene with delightful,vibrant colors and outstanding contrast.Eye-catching composition!
Have a nice day
timecapturer (49288) 2012-10-26 4:42
really like this shot. Full of such pleasing elements and soft tones that just look so attractive. A perfect crop and executed flawlessly and the result a classic and sumptuous image.
Have a great weekend - Brian.
JFS (32459) 2012-10-26 5:22
Delicious detail of this typical italian façade. I love the colors and the old mood.
Have a good WE!
Sergiom (77323) 2012-10-26 5:32
J'aime beaucoup le format de l'image, le cadrage serré sur l'enseigne et les belle fleurs à la fenêtre.
m00n (2259) 2012-10-26 5:37
oooo ... very nice composition ...
I only regret that you haven`t good light
good cropped, great graphics, with great sensitivity ... you have eye
mayjayne (5804) 2012-10-26 6:15
Nice facade shot with lovely colours and details.
Yiannis84 (2824) 2012-10-26 6:46
Is your style :_) excellent vertical frame and very nice colors..for sure the window is the really eye cather..very good job
claudeD (38106) 2012-10-26 7:23
very interesting picture and note from Rome. Fine colors and very good sharpness.Very well done.TFS.
With regards from Luxembourg
saxo042 (37794) 2012-10-26 7:51
A beautiful colour combination and a well observed picture with only these few details. An interesting note that makes me hungry...
chrisvek (7001) 2012-10-26 8:05
Very wonderful composition and so perfect POV and splendid lightning management.Very good framework too.Well done!TFS
Have a nice day
holmertz (51166) 2012-10-26 10:31
I like this composition very much. It has few colours and not so many details but I enjoy such parts as the sign below, the flowers and the stained spots to the left. The spots may not be so beautiful, but they break the pattern and I enjoy the inclusion of something less than perfect. It could mean that these people care more for more important things in life than keeping their façade perfectly clean'Best regards,
siudzi (34141) 2012-10-26 13:19
What a charming post based on such a beautiful concept! Perfectly seen and creatively cropped to achieved excellent result. Bravo!
amaryllis (36787) 2012-10-26 13:34
ces deux fenêtres dont une fleurie et l'autre fermée de par ses volets, la couleur de la façade et le vert de la bache assorti au vert des fleurs
Highmountains (2674) 2012-10-26 14:08
Excellent composition. The two windows, the one at the top is open and there are beautiful plants and flowers, that are a contrast ot the saffron colour of the wall.
The depth and clarity of the photograph is wonderful and establishes the mood or 'feel' of the picture.
Thanks for sharing.
delpeoples (57278) 2012-10-26 19:19
Ho fame dalla tua nota! Hai assaggiato la famosa porchetta di Roma? Troppo buonaaaa! Ottimo questo close-up, i colori forti e taglio stretto accentuano la tessitura e l'atmosfera storica. Ottimo lavoro.
jjcordier (79297) 2012-10-26 21:55
Je suis fan des photos de façades et j'apprécie particulièrement ton cadrage parfait et le beau travail sur les couleurs. Une très bonne photo.
SWEETFREEDOM (24617) 2012-10-27 0:02
very nice colors and presentation. good sharpness and frame
fabbs99 (17133) 2012-10-27 0:11
Really nice shot of the windows.Good colors and sharpness.TFS.
Nicou (140002) 2012-10-27 2:39
quel cadrage avec la fenêtre et ces fleurs, sueprbe ce fond orangé sur la facade, les volets fermes et cette inscription en bas mangigique.
Bravo et amitié
Silvio1953 (140778) 2012-10-27 5:07
Ciao Daniel, nice detail, lovely composition with excellent clarity and wonderful pastel colors, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio
marabu61 (10775) 2012-10-27 5:46
Sounds real mouthwatering your note. And your close cropped detail of the restaurant with beautiful colors suits it very well. Great framing and the concentration on the important makes this composition work.
have a good weekend
Fis2 (96019) 2012-10-27 13:10
My theme windows :)
Excellent composition and colors.
I like vertical frame.
abmdsudi (53009) 2012-10-30 1:35
This great shot, a very well observed street scene. A simple view but it is just that simplicity that makes it so attractive and compelling. Delightful with its pleasant pastel tones and elements and captured superbly. Well done.
jcpix (13914) 2013-01-20 17:13
This is so indicative of the Mediterranean style, of which I can never get enough. I love the colors, the textures and everything about these kinds of images. It's so different than what I generally experience in daily life and brings to mind such great memories of the region. Splendid presentation!