Fresh From Nancy's Garden

A Fun Place For Gardening Tips and Great Recipes

Tag Archive for ‘franco palandra’

Franco’s Bolognese–Perfect Comfort Food for a Rainy Weekend!

Just looking at this photo makes me hungry for Franco’s Bolognese, or as he calls it, Tuscan Ragout. Anyone who knows me knows how much I love going to Tuscookany , a villa tucked away in the hills outside of Arezzo to spend a week cooking with Franco and Paola. And the field trips we take to Ravagni, a family owned olive oil producer since 1421 and Villa La Ripa, a local […]

Continue Reading →

Franco’s Authentic Italian (BBS) Pizza You Can Make At Home!

Just look at this pizza! Fresh dough, perfectly formed, topped with the perfect amount of tomato sauce and mozzarella, then baked in a wood-burning pizza oven. Doesn’t it make you want to jump on a plane and go to Italy right now?    Good news–you can make this at home. So put away your passport and skip the jet lag. Franco, the chef at Tuscookany, shared his secrets to making a […]

Continue Reading →