Marco Roggero

Gastronomy in the old town: the Rolando confectionery

Marco Roggero, born in 1975, is the owner of the confectionery Rolando, founded in 1940 in Alessandria.

In the interview, Marco talks about his activities, and the bond that links him and his activities to the city. He also tells of his products, the use of almonds and honey.

The interview was conducted by students of the Cavour Medium School of Alessandria, for PISU and Oper Discovery Space projects.

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Geographic information

Country: IT

Region: Piemonte

City: Alessandria

District: AL

Altitude: 95m s.l.m.

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Marco Roggero

Year: 1975
City: Alessandria
School: High school or Secondary
Profession: Entrepreneur
Languages: Italiano

Document by: Michele Filippo Fontefrancesco
Video by: Michele Filippo Fontefrancesco - Alunni Scuola Media Cavour Alessandria
Created: 03-03-2015

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