Piazza Vittorio – another shade of Rome

Rome might seem a long way from Brixton market but the Mercato Esquilino at Piazza Vittorio is our version of a multicultural celebration.  Bangladeshis, Moroccans, Algerians and Romenians jostle amongst stalls laden with vegetables you won’t find anywhere else in Rome; chinese broccoli, okra, coriander – such a deal maker or breaker for Vietnamese noodle salad – eggplants long short purple striped and almost jet … Continue reading Piazza Vittorio – another shade of Rome