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Steak and Porcini

Well, the first Sunday in October we managed to get a crowd together for lunch at the Porcini sagra in Noceta, a little town outside Castiglion Fiorentino. Ben and I each had a steak, fried porcini, one salad, water and wine for 50 some odd Euros.  Some of the steak came home with us and …

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A visit to Busatti in Anghiari

My friend Dinah had a guest visiting from Canada who has an interest in fabrics and textiles.  I had heard about a tour of a textile factory from the college that I graduated from, Meredith College in Raleigh, NC,   Each semester, their  study abroad program in Sancepolcro (about 30 minutes from Arezzo)  takes  the students …

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