Fancy a weekend in Italy? Well it may be a bit late to book that flight but lovers of Italian food and wine and la dolce vita can do the next best thing and head to La Dolce Vita at Islington’s Business Design Centre.
Hit the Travel Area to find idyllic holiday destinations from Lake Maggiore to Mr & Mrs Smith’s coastal hideaways, tap the experts for tips on buying property in Rome or learn how to create your own Italian garden.
The Drinks Academy will showcase everything from top Italian vino to that perfect ‘aperitivo’ from Aperol to Prosecco and then once you’ve worked up an appetite, head over to the Teatro del Gusto where you’ll find the UK’s leading Italian chefs preparing mouth-watering dishes and offering cooking tips to ensure your Bolognese goes off with a bang.
Theo Randall and Francesco Mazzei are in the ‘casa’ at 1.30 and 3.30pm respectively and tomorrow it’s the turn of Giorgio Locatelli at 1.30pm. You can pick up ingredients Italian Food Producers’ Market to recreate those recipes at home.