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In the lands of Perugino: The Divine Painter

In the lands of Perugino between the villages of Montefalco and Trevi, discover two precious works by the Divine Painter. Trevi is located between Foligno and Spoleto and is known as the town of Olive Oil par excellence. Travelling along the SS3, Trevi will appear perched on top of a hill, enveloped by its mysterious […]

Barbazza with Sagrantino & Sage

Yield: Serves 4 Prep Time: 5 mins Cook Time: 12 mins Ingredients: 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil 20 Strips Pancetta (See Notes Above) 3/4 Cup Dry Red Wine 10 Large Fresh Sage Leaves Directions: In a very large skillet, heat the olive oil until lightly smoking, then cook the pancetta over medium heat along with the […]

Festa dei Ceri

“I thought I would three saints and I saw three Ceri. I thought I would see a town and I saw the people. But, above all, I thought I would see a celebration, and I saw life”. These are the words of photographer Steve Mc Curry and they reflect the essence of the Festival of […]

Gnocchi in Sagrantino Wine Sauce

Yield: Serves 4-6 Prep Time: 30 mins Cook Time: 1 hr 15 mins Ingredients: For The Gnocchi: 2 Pounds Baking Potatoes (About 4 Potatoes) 1 1/2 Cups Of All-purpose Flour 2 Egg Yolks 1 Teaspoon Salt For The Sauce: 2 Tablespoons Olive Oil 2 Ounces Guanciale (Or Pancetta), Finely Diced 1 Small Sweet Onion, Diced […]