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Fri, February 23, 2024

10:00 – 14:00

VILLA SASSETTI
And the Vegetable Garden
Villa La Pietra
Via Bolognese, 230
50139 Firenze, Italy

(Event open to NYU Florence students-only)

Within the year there are months of natural abundance, but the end of winter is known as the hungry gap in Tuscany. This workshop examines why this is and looks at some of the delicious foods that have come out of ensuring that no one went without at this time of year. Using black cabbage, traditionally the only green vegetable growing in the vegetable garden at this time of year, we will create a simple, tasty, meal and, in doing so learn about seasonality and the value of kale cabbages in our diets.

As part of the Terra Firma Spring 2024 Program