Upcoming Workshops Past Workshops

FOOD AND WINE ADVENTURE IN NORTHERN ITALY With Chef Nancy Waldeck – September 26 – October 3, 2018

In this trip we will travel from Milan to Venice, covering a good part of Northern Italy and its fertile valleys and hills, visiting wineries and artisan food makers of Veneto and Emilia-Romagna. Read more…

A CULINARY WEEK IN VALPOLICELLA With Chef Amanda Cushman – September 16-22, 2018

Join an intimate group of Italian food and wine lovers and immerse yourself in the food and wine culture of Valpolicella on a 7-day, 6-night hands-on culinary excursion staying at a Palladian villa. Sign up now!

FOOD AND WINE WRITING WORKSHOP With Dianne Jacob – April 19-23, 2018 – Sold out with waiting list

Last year’s sold-out workshop was such a success that we’ve decided to do it again! Join a small group of 6-7 food lovers for a writing retreat in a magnificent 500-year old villa in Northern Italy. Sign up now!


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Food on Foot: A History of Eating on Trails and in the Wild

Published in April 2017 under Rowman & Littlefield

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Taste and ageing: Loss of taste or loss of trust?

Expected 2017 for Emily Falconer

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