Oh Federico Fellini….you are so right. Life is a combination of magic and pasta. La vita è una combinazione di magia e pasta! Blending traditional and modern takes on Italian cuisine, the Authentic Italian Table is a pasta-centric culinary journey … Continue reading
Ristorante San Lorenzo All the feels…this medieval town brings. 🇮🇹 after a lovely reception and welcome dinner by the Perugia Chamber of Commerce and a refresher on the importance of using ONLY authentic Italian products. There are abundance of … Continue reading
A very wise man once said… Beer is made by men, wine by God. And it’s a bounty of these gifts from the heavens that can be found at Heritage Wine Bar and Café in the heart of Beverly Hills. … Continue reading
A guided tasting featuring the jewels of Cavas Codorníu; the Ars Collecta Cavas. 🥂The ambitious Ars Collecta project created the 457 – the world’s most expensive Cava. It’s a masterpiece of the collection and pays homage to the 457 harvests … Continue reading
Vermouth tasting. Vermouth was created here in Torino. It truly is a superior elixir, based on Moscato Bianco(only Moscato can be used) It was introduced to the Duke of Savoy and became the drink of the royal court. I felt … Continue reading
Amazing lunch with stunning views at Locanda del Boscogrande in Asti.
A visit to Consorzio di Asti for a tasting of Asti Dolce, Asti Secco, Moscato d’Asti docg.
A beautiful dinner at Ristorante Condividere by Lavazza to wrap up a full week of gastronomic delight. This trip was such a full immersion of the food & wine culture of Piedmont/Langhe area. Piedmont has a cuisine unlike any other … Continue reading
Tonight was an exquisite experience. A beautiful ride up the hills of Piedmont and cruising through charming little towns on the way to Castiglione Falletto for a wine tasting of Piedmont’s crown jewel, the Barolo red. Followed by al fresco … Continue reading
Here for University visit, cooking demo & workshop plus we get to cook! (Pictured – our masterpieces!) University of Gastronomic Sciences, the biggest of its kind in the world, teaches food from all places around the world. Anything you can … Continue reading
We lost two cultural icons this week, Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain; I believe that we are all collectively shocked. Tomorrow, I will embark on my own “Parts Unknown” travel to beautiful Piedmont, Italy. On arrival, my first sip of … Continue reading