• Oct282019

    9 Things You Didn’t Know about Ponte Vecchio in Florence

    1 – The History Ponte Vecchio has a rich history. It crosses at the narrowest point of the Arno river, but the bridge that we know…

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  • Oct232019

    Flan di Verdure – A Recipe

    Ingredients (serves 6): • 800 g mixed vegetables (such as leek, carrot, zucchini, broccoli or cauliflower) • ½ L liquid cream • 4 whole eggs •…

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  • Oct052019

    Polpette di Ricotta e Vitella – A Traditional Tuscan Recipe

    Polpette di Ricotta e Vitella Veal and ricotta meat balls Ingredients (serves 8) For the Meat Balls: • 500 g veal mince (finely minced) • 400…

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  • Oct042019

    A Roof to Florence: Fiesole

    Fiesole is one of the most perfect day trips from Florence: it has so much to offer, and it is so very easy to reach, by…

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  • Sep302019

    Red Gold in San Gimignano: a Saffron Story

    Some say that San Gimignano became a rich town thanks to dyed silks, and its medieval tower were often used to stretch poles that held the…

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  • Sep272019

    Torta di Pere e Gorgonzola – A Traditional Italian Recipe

    Torta di Pere e Gorgonzola Savoury tart with pear and gorgonzola Ingredients (serves 4-6) • 1 sheet of fresh ready-made puff-pastry or you can use the…

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