Posted in June 2018

Magical Umbria

Magical Umbria

    According to our schedule, the day began with a visit to a theatre. Which felt strange on a @Made in Italy agricultural tour, and even stranger as we drove down (yet another) winding dirt road through the woods with no signs to anything. We stopped outside the gate of what turned out to be a … Continue reading

Pick a perfect pineapple

Pick a perfect pineapple

    Let’s start at the top. When choosing a fresh pineapple, no amount of leaf-tugging or counter-sitting will make it riper or sweeter. That’s because this golden fruit, symbol of hospitality, tropical beaches and tiki parties, is harvested ready to eat. “Pulling a leaf is not the best way to determine if a pineapple … Continue reading