Posts Tagged ‘basi italia’

Cooking with Basi Italia's John Dornback

May 24th, 2010    •  by Bethia    •   3 Comments »

I will admit that I have a big soft-spot for John Dornback, the talented chef and owner of Basi Italia. Johnny was the chef for our last two Slow Food open air dinners and as well as cooking up delicious food in far from ideal circumstances (a folding table in a windy field), his enthusiasm helped to make each event both relaxed and fun. When I lost my job last year, I went to Basi for a commiseration dinner with a friend and Johnny insisted that both my dinner – and a strong drink were on the house. It was […]

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Dine Originals – competition results

September 14th, 2009    •  by Bethia    •   No Comments »

The winner is Kate B. Congratulations. I hope that you have a wonderful dinner at Basi Italia. The photo was taken on the Patio at Basi Italia last Halloween, so there is still plenty of patio time left. I think our last patio dinner there last year was in November wrapped in blankets and surrounded by heaters. We are excited that Chef John Dornback of Basi Italia will be cooking at our Slow Food Locavore dinner again this year. It is on October 3rd and details are on the Slow Food Columbus website. It was a wonderful event last year. […]

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