TISH Festival: An Archipelago of Flavours – a culinary online workshop with Alessia Di Donato dedicated to the cuisine of Jews from the Italian island of Murano

fot. Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich

Did you know that the name of Warsaw district of Muranów comes from an island on the Venetian lagoon? Towards the end of the seventeenth century, a royal architect Giuseppe Simone Belotti, originally from Italy, bought a plot of land in the area of today Muranów and built a palace there.

He named it Murano, after the island he hailed from. During the culinary workshop with Alessia Di Donato you will find out more about the cuisine of the Jews from the Venetian island of Murano - you will learn how to fix dishes from this region and what do the food and glass factory share in common.

Online premiere of the recorded workshop, held in English with Polish subtitles.

Recipes from the workshop >>