spotlight on positano | raffaele mandara.

Name:Raffaele Mele

Age: 40

Star Sign: gemini

Hometown: Positano

How long have you lived here? 40 years

Describe yourself in 3 words or less: Il maestro

What do you do in Positano? Chef

When did Casa Mele open? June 2014

When did Valle dei Mulini open? February 1987

Your favorite thing on the menu? Pesce crudi.

What is your favorite dessert to make? Mousse ciccolats.

If we only have a few days here, what should we see? Casa Mele!! And the “Walk of the Gods”.

Where can we get the best gelato in Positano? A case mia.

And your favorite place for aperitivo? Sirenuse.

Is there anything we should shop for while in Positano? Linen.

Who is inspiring you right now? My father.

What is on your stereo? Love songs.

Words you live by...  Love Ciao Bella.

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