Are you crazy for truffles- like we are? You may have fallen in love with them on a truffle hunting tour, ¬†a visit to a Michellin-starred Italian restaurant in Alba or even a sushi truffle fusion tasting (like we did last year at Fuori di Taste in Florence of 2013). If you have some coveted [...]
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Truffles are not fungi (i.e. mushrooms) like a lot of people think, but are instead a tuber much like yams, potatoes and Jerusalem artichokes! They grow in a few regions of the world, mostly Italy and France, but you can find them in the United States now as well. Truffles are a truly luxury gourmet [...]
Tuscany is amazing. We have it all here, the four seasons, stunning Italian masterpieces, great wine beyond just Chianti and of course: Tuscan cuisine. If you are into food, you must learn what cinghiale is. Cinghiale is a type of wild boar that roams freely in the forests of Tuscany and it makes for a [...]
We all know how important it is to protect the skin against sun damage. According to World Health Organization figures, over 2 million people are diagnosed with skin cancer every year. As if that wasn’t bad enough, too much sun can also leave you with wrinkled, leathery skin that looks older than it really is. [...]