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Wealthy cook with Humble ingredients

La cucina povera. Often translated as “the food of the poor,” the term seems unlikely to make mouths water or inspire serious foodies to blow their vacation budget on a cooking course. But in and around the city of Lecce, deep in Italy’s heel, a crop of culinary schools and solo cooking teachers is encouraging travelers to […]

Salento: the special one!

Salento is a peninsula in the extreme south east of italy and it’s mentioned for the second consecutive year as best territory in Italy. A very important award for tourism of Italy, mostly because of importance of the competitors: in fact the most important locations of Tuscany and Sicily were outclassed from Salento: until some […]

Where is Salento?

Salento is a peninsula in south east of Italy, is a strip of land at the extreme south of Apulia, at the end of Italy. It’s more than a geographic area, it’s a lifestyle. In Salento the most tradiction are untouched, keeped free from contamination of modern life: the food is cooked again with ancient recipes, the […]