Tags archives: Tuscan Wedding Food

Villa San Galgano

Villa San Galgano is a magnificent building located in the province of Siena. The property was built around the same period as the adjacent Romanesque Church of Montesiepi, and was to become a convent. It is the ideal venue for an intimate blessing in Tuscany (20-40 guests) and offers a unique view [...]

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 Oliveto

Villa Oliveto is as close to the universal dream of a perfect Tuscan country retreat as could be found. Set amongst this haven of natural tranquillity and beauty, surrounded by 25 hectares of vineyards producing the marvellous Brunello wine. Ideal for small wedding from 12-15 guests Wedding recep[...]

Sam and Lee

- Real-Life Weddings by Tuscan Dreams -   Sam and Lee got married in Certaldo Town hall. Here are some pictures of their wonderful wedding !

TUSCAN WEDDING MENU

An Italian wedding dinner is a combination of at least 4 different courses. Here is a typical menu Antipasti - Appetizers A delicious spread out of italian finger food such as crostini, traditional cured meats and cheeses, fried seasonal vegetables, tuscan quiche and so on. This is always served w[...]