Florence (Tuscany)

Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and of the Metropolitan City of Florence. It has often bewitched it's visitors, with a rich history stemming from the Roman times (who's remains you can see under the Palazzo Vecchio), a visit here is a must on anyone's Italy trip. The artistic heritage is the reason many come to visit, with artists like Michelangelo, Donatello, Ghiberti, all making their mark here, and that's just the beginning. There is much to see and experience in this vibrant city thanks to ancient nobles like the Medicis who were largely responsible for much of the progress the city has enjoyed in its illustrious past.

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Recipes From Tuscany

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Amy Gulick shares another recipe from the Italian cucina povera tradition— with simple, ‘poor’ ingredients invariably found in the pantry.
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Our food writer Amy Gulick shares a bit of local history in her area of Tuscany along with this tasty recipe for ricotta and rosemary schiacciata
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Our latest recipe is Crespelle alla Fiorentina (Baked Florentine Savory Crepes with Bechamel) by writer Coral Sisk
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Our latest recipe from blogger Amy Gulick of The Bittersweet Gourmet 

What others are saying about Florence

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@jlewis81 asks:

Hi All - Does anyone know of any cooking classes in Tuscany - specifically in Florence that specialize in breakfast cakes.  I am intersted in taking one.  Sorry, I know this is very specific, but I figured it was worth a shot. I appreciate any leads.Thanks!J

@msellick asks:

I’m will be in Florence next year, late March/ early April. What would the weather likely to be like? Will I need a coat?