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June 2013

“La Campagna: An Italian-Inspired Bed and Breakfast in the Heart of the Prairies”

Excerpt from Wanderlust and Words

Linda and Alfredo are fabulous hosts and good listeners with interesting lives and all sorts of stories to tell. You’ll leave La Campagna refreshed and delighted to find a little corner of Italy in eastern Saskatchewan.

April 2013

“Top Ten Saskatchewan bed and breakfasts announced”

Excerpt from Tourism Saskatchewan

#10 La Campagna Bed and Breakfast near Canora – Linda Osachoff and Alfredo Converso

March 2012

“A Recipe from La Campagna”

Excerpt from Prairies North Magazine

Alfredo Converso and Linda Osachoff are hosts at La Campagna Bed & Breakfast. Here is an authentic recipe for bruschetta from Alfredo’s native Puglia province.  The style of cuisine there is known as “cucina povera”, literally “poor cooking” because the area has little industry and basically still agrarian.  Pugliese make do with what little they have but depend upon the freshest best ingredients to do so.  

November 2011

“Extraordinary sweets make for a grand finale to a grand meal”

By Karen Barnaby

Excerpt from the Vancouver Sun

“Double Ginger Mascarpone Cheesecake with Dark Chocolate Sauce”

This recipe is inspired by Linda Osachoff, who is affectionately known as Mama Walker. She serves a white chocolate and raspberry cheesecake made with her own raspberry jam at catering functions and at her bed and breakfast, La Campagna, 25 kilometres from Canora, Sask.

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