Lavazza calendar showcases top chefs

Lavazza, the Italian coffee company, has unveiled its 2014 calendar featuring its ‘Magnificent Seven’ chefs.

Lavazza calendar showcases top chefs
Antonino Cannavacciuolo and a mermaid pose for July-August 2014. Photo: Martin Schoeller/Lavazza

The series of photos, by German photographer Martin Schoeller, has an air of fantasy to it.

A mermaid appears on a fish counter with Antonino Cannavacciuolo, a chef from southern Italy, at her tail.

Ferran Adrià, the Spanish chef soon to open the elBulli Foundation, is caught in a bubble swirling with gastronomic ideas.

IN PICTURES: Lavazza’s 2014 calendar

The calendar also features Carlo Cracco,The Local’s former Italian of the week, on a hilltop with a chicken and an egg.

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