Wild boar braised in dark chocolate

tuscan wild boar recipe

Hunting is king in country Tuscany. It’s such a cliche to imagine country folk out with their guns shooting game, but it’s a huge part of what defines them and a real source of pride.¬†When Giulio ran for mayor a couple of months back, one of the biggest criticisms lobbed at him was that he didn’t hunt. People couldn’t believe he’d never even seen gun, let alone not been raised to shoot and kill.

Overnight Coffee Bircher Muesli

bircher muesli

This bircher muesli recipe is for all of us who tell themselves they’re going to get up half an hour earlier to do yoga, who make a vow to always fix their bed before they leave for work and who swear that this year, this year, they’ll make the time to put on sickening makeup and do their hair before they go out the door…. and yet despite their best efforts, still hit the snooze button 15 times and get up 10 minutes before they have to leave.