Book Reviews

How an Englishman came to be ‘Cooking up a Country’ in Italy

How an Englishman came to be ‘Cooking up a Country’ in Italy

It was a book that got me into this mess. Almost twenty years ago after reading Annie Hawes excellent, Extra Virgin, I jumped on a flight intent on experiencing Liguria for myself. What I discovered here has had me coming back for holidays ever since. Until two years ago, that is, when I bowed the inevitable British compulsion to own property.