A Tuscan meal at home with Passione Toscana

Would you like to enjoy a real Tuscan meal at home? It’s easy enough with Passione Toscana, the online delicatessen that selects prime Tuscan food from local producers and promptly delivers them to your table. Your mouthwatering Tuscan meal is only a click away! And the best part is, you’ll get a 10% discount =>… Read more »

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Passione Toscana, the Finest Food and Wine from Tuscany

Recently we took delivery of a food box from Passione Toscana, a group of passionate foodies who handpick and deliver a range of the finest Tuscan food and wine products all over the world. Tuscany is famous for its passion for food of course, and Passione Toscana fully embraces the culinary tradition of this region…. Read more »

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A mouthwatering food box from Passione Toscana

The other day a treat arrived at our door – The Hunting Season Food Box – kindly sent by Passione Toscana, an online delicatessen passionately dedicated to Tuscan food and wine. We unwrapped the box with glee, to find it full of the goodness and flavours of the Tuscan early Winter: earthy sauces, including one… Read more »

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A taste of Florence with Eating Europe

Florence isn’t just famous for its Renaissance architecture and the Statue of David. It’s also one of the food capitals of Italy. A place that’s all about eating well and living well.  In Italy every region, and every city, has its own gastronomic tradition, with ancient recipes and specialities that can only be tasted locally…. Read more »

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Autumn Food Festivals in Tuscany

Autumn is a colourful, atmospheric season in Tuscany. And a very good time to delve into its gastronomic traditions. All the Autumn flavours explode around the region, with Autumn Food Festivals where October and November fruits – like chestnuts, mushrooms, truffles and new olive oil– are celebrated in style. Autumn food festivals in Tuscany are a great… Read more »

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Chestnut Festivals in Tuscany

Autumn is synonymous with chestnuts in Tuscany, Italy. The harvest in the chestnut woods takes place throughout the months of October and November. During this period various Chestnut Festivals enliven towns and villages in the mountainous areas of Tuscany: the most popular being the northern Mugello, Mount Amiata, and the hamlet of Caprese Michelangelo. =>… Read more »

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Best Wine Tasting Tours in Tuscany

If you’ve ever wanted to taste wine in the tranquil and beautiful surroundings of Tuscany, an organised wine tour is just the thing. These wine tasting tours in Tuscany leave from Florence and take in wondrous scenery, magical hilltop towns and give you the chance to taste some of the region’s most famous wines including… Read more »

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Best ice cream in Florence – The unmissable gelato spots!

The one question we always get asked in summer is this. Where can you taste the best ice cream in Florence? That authentic artisanal gelato that you’ve heard so much about. Well, we’ll tell you. Ice cream is an institution in Italy, and Florence shares this national passion with conviction. Our first tip : stay… Read more »

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Wine and Cooking Under the Tuscan & Umbrian Sun

In Italy, much of life takes place around the table, preparing food, talking and eating. So perhaps it’s no surprise that it has one of the world’s most impressive and exportable culinary cultures, with recipes that vary from region to region. For those who want to try their hands at these Italian recipes there are… Read more »

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5 Italian dishes to melt your heart

I’ve lived in Italy for a while now. When I first arrived I didn’t know my mozzarella from my mortadella, but now my tastes have come of age and I’m just as fussy as any Italian when it comes to what’s on the plate in front of me. So I thought I’d let you in… Read more »

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