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Ilva Beretta
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Fat! with +Jamie SCHLER 
Kill the Fatted Calf  Fat spitting angrily, bubbling and seething, hissing and spattering violently. No matter the fat, like a woman scorned, it begins cool, calm, and collected. Quite placid. Some fats (butter) smell oh-so s...
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We're the toast of of the town... well Plated Stories at least!  with +Jamie SCHLER of course!
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My hour for tea is half-past five, and my buttered toast waits for nobody. - Wilkie Collins, The Woman in White   I once read that it wasn’t the discovery of fire that differentiated man from beast, elevated man to a higher, ...
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Tip or Turn? Scales - New post on Plated Stories! with +Jamie SCHLER 
On a Small Scale.  It’s time for our first jam session! he cried, clapping his hands together. I had never made a jar of confiture in my life yet he had such faith in me and my skills. He had been making jars and jars of the ...
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Monday = Plated Stories!
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‘He scream'd out--' Take the soup away! O take the nasty soup away! I won't have any soup to-day.' - Heinrich Hoffmann, Der Struwwelpeter  Ladle as noun: a long-handled utensil with a cup-shaped bowl for dipping, conveying an...
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The usual Monday Date! (and as usual with the masterly +Jamie SCHLER )
Dates and Figs  Long, narrow boats of Styrofoam holding dates packed in like sardines, head to toe, back to back, side by side squished into place leaving nary a breath between them. Plastic pulled tightly over them all, stuf...
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Cut, a study in word and images. With +Jamie SCHLER 
Mrs. White in the Kitchen with the Knife  Just a tiny nick, a slice, a cut. One drop and two, a bead pearling on white porcelain, a droplet of red.  A rush of cool water, a swirl of red, beet red, cherry red, pomegranate.  Se...
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Last weekend I had two very good friends here visiting from Sweden and somehow we talked about light (or was it our childhoods? we talked incessantly for three days so it is difficult to remember the details) and I realized that I must have been photographer even as a small child, a photographer without camera, without Continue Reading
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Totally floured! New post on Plated Stories, as usual with +Jamie SCHLER !
Flour Power   My great-grandfather milled flour. He lived in a small town in Russia where he owned two mills, one for flour, one for schnapps, both from grain, salt of the earth, manna from heaven. For who can live without...
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Check out our new Plated Stories Workshop/Retreat in Chinon, France 16-17 April! (with +Jamie SCHLER )
  When: 16 - 18 April 2015 Where: Chinon, France Venue: Hôtel Diderot Intensive Hands-On Food Photography/Styling & Food Writing Workshop/Retreat focusing on Inspiration & Creativity   The Plated Stories Workshop/Retrea...
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A Zesty start of the year! with ever-inspring +Jamie SCHLER !
"True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new." – Antoine de Saint-Exupery  Spices lend zest to a dish, a mad dash of chipotle, a defiant dusting of cumin and coriander, a generous hel...
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New on Plated Stories: Black! with +Jamie SCHLER 
Little Black Dress  My friend once dreamed of a black garden, black velvet woven through the green foliage. She planted roses and tulips, irises and dahlias in shades of black the color of eggplants, aubergines of a violet so...
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Time again for the monthly post I do together with Sophia and Simi, this time it is about preserves and such stuff. I have to add 'such stuff' because I don't think apple butter really is a preserv...
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  • Ilva Beretta Photography
    photographer, 2007 - present
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Uppsala - Stockholm - Södertälje - Kiruna - Paris - London - Florence
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Swedish food photographer living in Italy, northern Tuscany to be precise.
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Professional food photographer.

Portfolio site: Ilva Beretta Photography

Represented by DVmilano photography

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  • Uppsala University
    PhD English literature
  • Täljegymnasiet
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Garnished Flip through a cookbook from the 1950's, those dark, hazy images in muddy shades of brown and autumn golds, or brash primary color

Raisin Walnut Bread
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"Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; and good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts." James Beard (1903-

Ilva Beretta - Italy Issue 344, Showcase magazine - Production Paradise
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Ilva Beretta - Italy Issue 344, Showcase magazine - Production Paradise.

Mystic River (film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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[edit] Plot. Three boys, Jimmy Markum, Sean Devine and Dave Boyle, play hockey in a Boston street in 1975. Spotting wet concrete, the boys c