Grilled Pizza

Grilled Pizza

Recommended wine pairing: Nipozzano Chianti Rufina Riserva DOCG Serves: 4 as a main course, 8 as an hors d’oeuvre Ingredients: 1 Tbsp. olive oil 2 tsp. balsamic vinegar 1 garlic clove, chopped 1 tsp. Italian seasoning 1 large onion, cut into 1/2 inch thick slices 1/4 cup sundried tomato pesto 4 ready made small pizza … Read more

Places to Visit


Tuscany’s beautiful landscapes and culture offers the ultimate travel experience. With so many things to see and do, we’ve narrowed down the list to 10 of our favored places to visit. Florence The jewel of Tuscan cities, Florence boasts the Uffizi gallery, which houses such classics as Michelangelo? David and Botticelli? Venus. Beautiful ancient bridges … Read more

Food & Wine Pairings

a glass of white wine paired with different cheeses

The wines produced by Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi  and the Frescobaldi estates are truly delightful, as they present amazing flavors by combining and refining high quality wine grapes found in the Tuscany region of Italy. While the wines are quite versatile and can be served on any occasion or paired with any dish, there are several … Read more

Toma Cheese

Toma (toe-ma) Cheese from Vercelli, Italy Toma is one of the classic cheeses of Piedmonte in Northern Italy. I had some beautiful examples of this cheese when The Cheese Impresario visited the Vercelli region in this friendly, beautiful and off the beaten track area. Vercelli is also known for its rice in many forms including … Read more