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Nancy Silverton and Missy Robbins Announce Tuscan Chef Residency

Two of the best-known U.S. names in Italian cuisine will be chefs in residence at luxury boutique hotel Monteverdi Tuscany in September, as part of a five-night exclusive experience for 30 guests. Here’s how to book a spot and what else to know.

April 5, 2024

Dario Cecchini: The Appetito Interview

One of the world’s most famous butchers discusses his ongoing expansion, his philosophies about meat and restaurants, and his love of Tuscany in this exclusive Q&A.

March 28, 2024

My Tuscan Dream Come True

Cookbook author Dena Fenza fulfilled her dream of having an Italian home and became an olive oil producer in the process.

December 12, 2023

Author Frances Mayes on the Joys of the Olive Oil Harvest in Tuscany

Frances Mayes, the Best-Selling Author of "Under the Tuscan Sun," shares the splendor of October's olive oil harvest at her home in Tuscany.

November 6, 2023

Our “American Chef in Tuscany” Is Coming Home

Our Editor-in-Chief shares the news of our expat contributor in Tuscany, Gaetano Arnone, who will return to open an Italian restaurant in the Hudson Valley.

November 1, 2023

A Recipe Inspired by Fennel Pollen and Friendship

Pasta with sausage and fennel pollen ragu takes a simple combination of meat, red onion, and tomato puree, and becomes something magical with the addition of an unexpected ingredient.

October 25, 2023

Chianti Talk with Roberto Stucchi Prinetti of Badia a Coltibuono

The winemaker and co-owner of one of Chianti Classico’s most famed estates, Badia a Coltibuono, shares his thoughts on the state of Italy’s beloved Tuscan wine region.

October 5, 2023

A Sweet Journey into the World of Italian Honey Sommeliers

A serendipitous experience at a honey festival in Italy changes the life of an American traveler.

September 28, 2023

The Tuscan Memories and Love Inspirations of Chef Rita Sodi

Celebrated chef and restaurateur, Rita Sodi, takes a trip down memory lane to the food of her Tuscan childhood that inspired her career.

September 6, 2023