Travel Italy like a chef- WDET 101.9 FM

How would a chef approach traveling to a country renowned for its culinary excellence? In this episode of Essential Cooking, Ann Delisi sits down with her co-host, Chef James Rigato, to discuss his recent adventures in Italy — a country that holds food in the highest regard.

James shares his practical strategies for planning his trips, including booking flights, indulging in local cuisine and drinks, and finding balance after a week of indulgent dining. Get ready to be inspired as James reveals his secrets for maximizing his culinary journeys in Italy.

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In this episode:

  • The importance of food in Italian culture
  • Practical tips for traveling like a chef
  • Making the most out of a culinary journey

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  • David Leins

    David Leins is a Podcast Coordinator and Producer at WDET. He also oversees the StoryMakers program. When he isn’t making radio and podcasts, David is probably on a hike somewhere marveling at the trees.

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