Tags archives: Tuscan Food and Wine

Italian Wedding - Food Bonanza!

Food is such a fun part to organise if you are doing a wedding in Italy. Couples do usually come back for a second visit (the first one being the one where you look at possible venues) in order to taste the wedding menu. This is right as food is such a memorable part of the wedding day in all coun[...]

Aromatic herbs

Most aromatic herbs can be used for cooking and medicinal purposes for their essential oils etc. Not many people know that they are lovely plants that can be added to bridal bouquets. Especially if you are getting married in Tuscany where aromatic herbs are widely used, having rosemary or lavender [...]

Food and Wedding

It is a well renown bond that unites Tuscany with amazing food. The tradition of simple but yet full flavoured food has conquered many foreign palates around the world, without mentioning the wine. Eating for Italians is a way of socialising. So when there is a big gathering like a special event o[...]

Cake delicious… Good things come to those who wait!

Cake comes at the very end like a special VIP guests that has to make an important entrance in the scene of your wedding. All cameras are out when VIP Cake arrives and show off all her soft creamy curves. Yummy, yummy, yummy… All countries have off course a traditional wedding cake which has its own[...]

Courgette bloom

Not many British know that courgettes produce a flower. This is of course and edible flower which has inspired many Tuscan regional recipe. Courgette blooms are particularly tasty in Summer. You can therefore add courgette bloom or pasta in a courgette bloom sauce to your wedding menu and surprise [...]

Tomatoes

You say tomato, tomatoes are in fact another staple ingredient of Mediterranean diet. From late spring  to early autumn, this is the best period for tasting and enjoying tomatoes, because it is when they are in season and you can eat them fresh. This period also coincide with wedding season, so yo[...]

Villa Cristina

Villa Cristina is a typical Tuscan farmhouse that stands on a hill surrounded by a lovely, pittoresque Tuscan landscape with vineyards and olive groves. The farmhouse is a local wine producer. Wedding Reception The reception can be held in the well-kept garden which offers incredible views of t[...]

Celebration of the Senses for Tuscan Wedding Couple

More and more brides build their special day around a theme and Demetria Maratheftis of Greek origin and her groom Alex Alibert, were no exception. They were determined to have a wedding in Tuscany themed around the celebration of the senses. The day began with a beautiful catholic ceremony in the [...]

TOP TRENDS OF THE YEAR FOR CARS

The big trends for this year weddings in Italy have set off already and are in full demand. Trends on transport:More and more couples decide to drive in style to their wedding ceremony and back to the villa and choose a vintage Italian sports car to remember their day by. The choice of cars is wide[...]