2x05 - All about the traditional Tuscan sweet treats [Christmas Special]

12.15.2021 - By Cooking with an Italian accent

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Subscribe to our newsletter, Letters from Tuscany: https://julskitchen.substack.com/Use this link to get 10% off for 1 year: https://julskitchen.substack.com/podcast10The best way to understand the Tuscan pastry art is to have a walk in Siena with an open mind, following the trail of spices, paying attention to the colours and to the ingredients of the baked goods arranged in the shop windows of bakeries, cafés, and pastry shops.The Tuscan pastry art isn’t show stopping, elegant, refined or elaborate, as you would say of the French patisserie or oven of the Southern Italian pastry art of Sicily and Naples.In this episode, we will delve into the Tuscan pastry art, discovering how seasonal it is, how strongly related to Cucina Povera, and how it shows a lasting influence of Medieval and Renaissance ingredients, spices, and traditions.So now listen to the episode, join the conversation online, and enjoy this little taste of Tuscany sweet treats.Find me online at www.julskitchen.com or on Instagram https://instagram.com/julskitchen/ Podcast realized by https://instagram.com/tommyonweb

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