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TUSCANY – blessed are the cheesemakers

This is hand-made cheese...

In the tiny north Tuscan village of Vitiana, Marzia makes cheese.

Our local food guide Heather from Sapori e Saperi took us to see how she does it.
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GARFAGNANA, ITALY – fun among the foodies

Nati Suonati (Born Playing) bring the crowd to its feet.

‘Do you know about food, Richard?’ asks the lady across the table from me.

‘Oh yes,’ I reply confidently, ‘I’ve been eating it for years, several times a day.’

But there’s a huge difference between eating food, liking food and knowing food the way Marzia the cheesemaker, Paolo the miller and baker, Andrea the restauranteur and our guide Heather do.
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