Experiences

Experiences

Donizetti’s cake

Experiences
Ricetta
The recipe for Donizetti Cake was conceived in 1948 by Angelo Balzer to celebrate the centenary of Donizetti’s death. Balzer, the descendant of a historic family of confectioners in Bergamo, took a sponge cake as a base, gave it a...

Donizetti Spriss

Experiences
A drink dedicated to the great composer from Bergamo for a Donizetti-inspired happy hour. Tony Foini, famous bartender of the "Le Iris" bistro in Bergamo, by revisiting a classic cocktail, created the "Donizetti Spriss" in the name of...

“Le melodie di Donizetti”, Caffè Balzer’s chocolates dedicated to the composer

Experiences
In 2016, on occasion of its eightieth anniversary, the historic Caffè Balzer, bar and pastry shop, as well as meeting point for audiences attending the theatre "Teatro Donizetti", created an elegant series of handmade chocolates...