In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Besides foreign corresponding members, about half were local Tuscan patricians or nobles, and half were non-nobles.
- This Tuscan Italian bistro has an intimate and cozy atmosphere, of this there is no doubt.
- Of the four books or trattati of the Convivio the first is largely a defense of Dante's decision to write his prose commentaries, as well as the poems they expound, in the Tuscan vernacular rather than in Latin.
- Starters include warm chicken salad, prawn cocktail, smoked salmon and a Tuscan roll with pesto and mozzarella.
- He has a penthouse in Chelsea, a beach club on the Tuscan coast and a private jet.
- Two extraordinary vendors in the Central Market in Florence will mail order authentic Tuscan foods directly from their stands.
- I was in Italy and I wanted to paint one of the little churches in the Tuscan hills.
- ‘We chose hand-selected Tuscan stone for the floors - a stone that's somewhere between sandstone and limestone,’ Johnson says.
- Other well-known kinds of pecorino include: • Pecorino delle Crete Senesi, a famous Tuscan variety, with an aromatic flavour derived from the presence of wormwood in the pastures.
- As part of the Tuscan experience, holidaymakers will also be given the opportunity to take Italian lessons and to cook traditional Tuscan dishes.
- This is a classic Italian dessert that is also known as the Tuscan trifle.
- From a distance, it resembles a Tuscan village.
- The Medicis were responsible for building or renovating a number of splendid Tuscan villas and palaces and their remarkably innovative gardens.
- Recent changes in the Italian market may mean better prices for Tuscan wines, though.
- Along the Ligurian and Tuscan coast, Italian street vendors sell scrumptious chickpea-flour pancakes called farinate, fried in a wide pan.
- The wines themselves are standard Tuscan products: Sangiovese with Canaiolo and/or white grapes for the reds; Trebbiano (known locally as Procanico) for the whites.
- The Tuscan seaport of Piombino, at the south end of a peninsula in the Ligurian Sea, is the nearest point on the mainland to Elba.
- I am a British subject, but now I am a proud citizen of this Tuscan village.
- Ok, as you know, I like some fresh tomatoes, olive oil and garlic layered on some toasted coarse Tuscan bread as much as the next man.
- By opening our eyes to the crucial role the city's artists played in the transition from medieval to early renaissance Tuscan art, this major exhibition does just that.
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