A delicious meal to warm up your belly, a glass of fine wine and in the end off course a dessert… Italian cuisine is famous for several of its traditional desserts. The Tuscan region has its own cakes, pastries and cookies which are prepared at a certain time of the year for a special event or just for the sake of enjoying their delicious flavor.
Every good meal goes well with a glass of fine wine. Authentic Italian cuisine offers a variety of salads, meat dishes, delicious cheeses and so on. As proved by tradition each of these meals is even more delicious when served with the appropriate wine and wines are something the Tuscan region is rich with.
Traditional dishes served around the world are always strongly connected to the lifestyle of the people. In the past many people occupied with agriculture and keeping cattle. They ate simple dishes containing a lot of vegetables growing nearby, home-grown plants, meat from their own cattle and various seasonings which were often used fresh. They used to cook using a stove on wood and created warm and soothing meals, perfect after a hard work’s day.