Italy

The 2016 Florence Wine Event celebrates 10 years of success!

As a partner, Excellent Gusto celebrates the 10th edition of the Florence Wine Event 2016 held on June 11 and 12 at the Ippodromo of Visarno (Florence Racecourse), in the beautiful Cascine Park of Florence. Italian wine, che passione! Today’s world of wine has no boundaries. Over 2,000 enthusiastic wine lovers, including experts in the […]

Fairytale Tuscan Holidays at Villa Gaudia

Villa Gaudia is an ideal location for an unforgettable holiday in Tuscany. It also serves as a great setting for an elegant party, special event, ceremony or business meeting. Villa Gaudia is located in San Donato in Collina, a small town in the Chianti region, world famous for its rolling hills and fine wine. The scents, colours […]

Excellent Gusto’s Piazza Sapori event celebrates Women at The State of The Union 2016

Excellent Gusto hosted Piazza Sapori, a tasting event with a variety of typical Italian products. The event took place during the ‘Open Day’ of the International Conference The State of The Union 2016 held in Florence, Italy, celebrating the theme ‘Women in Europe and The World’. The State of The Union (SOU) is an international […]

For Love of Chianti: Sneak Preview of the New Releases

“Good Chianti, that aged, majestic and proud wine, enlivens my heart, and frees it painlessly from all fatigue and sadness.” – Francesco Redi, Italian biologist and poet One of the best known Italian wines and a symbol of Italian culture, Chianti wine is recognized around the world where it is appreciated for its fruit forward […]

Spaghetti alla Chitarra with Porcini mushrooms and Urbani Truffles

A creation by international chef Luca Ciano. For this recipe, Excellent Gusto selected truffles from Urbani Truffles, an Italian company based in the region of Umbria, world famous for their typical products of excellence. Excellent Gusto presented Spaghetti alla Chitarra with Porcini mushrooms and Urbani Truffles at EXPO Milan 2015 where it was wildly successful: […]

Italian Truffle Pheasant

A traditional recipe proposed by the historical Guicciardini Strozzi Estate, located in the green Tuscan hills of San Gimignano, Italy. Ingredients Serves 4 1kg pheasant; truffle; 50g Italian Prosciutto ham; 50g pancetta (Italian bacon), thinly sliced; 200g cooking cream; Brandy or Cognac; 1 cup stock; 2 garlic cloves; 1 sprig of fresh rosemary; 1 sprig […]

San Gimignano, the Town of fine Towers

“San Gimignano dalle belle torri e dalle belle campane, gli uomini brutti e le donne befane” – local proverb With its enchanting hilltop setting and encircling walls in the heart of the well-known Chianti Wine area in the Tuscany region of Italy, San Gimignano is considered one of the most magical places on Earth. This […]

“Food is Union” with Excellent Gusto at The State of The Union – Festival of Europe 2015

The culinary excellence of the Bel Paese was deemed a success at The State of The Union – Festival of Europe 2015. The international event, organised by the European University Istituite (EUI) and the City of Florence, was held in Palazzo Vecchio, Florence’s historical city hall, Villa Salviati and Badia Fiesolana from May 6-9. This year’s theme was […]

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