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Stanley Tucci

Season 6

We’re back for Season 6 (how did that happen?!) and what an honour to be joined on our first episode by the Oscar-nominated actor and writer, Stanley Tucci. You’ve seen him in The Devil Wears Prada, The Hunger Games, Julie and Julia, Supernova, Fortitude, and The Lovely Bones. He’s directed four movies, and recently won an Emmy for his new food and travel TV series, Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy. As a foodie he’s written two delectable cookbooks, and his new memoir, Taste, is just as delicious. 


This episode is a love letter to Italy, and of course to food. So let’s get started. Season 6, Stanley Tucci. Here we go!


Destination Recap


Holly:


- Vaison La Romaine, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France

- Airelles Chateau de la Messardiere, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France 


Stanley Tucci:


  • Vermont, USA


  • Rome, Italy


  • Florence, Italy


  • New Paltz, Upstate NY, USA, Shonagun Mountains 


  • The Cotswolds



  • Mawgan Porth, Cornwall, England


  • Cirencester, The Cotswolds, England


  • The Lake District, England 


  • Zermatt, Switzerland


  • Lake Como, Italy


  • Rome, Italy


  • Emilio Romagna, Italy 


  • Ischia, Italy


  • Iceland


  • Scandinavia


Stanley Tucci’s memoir ‘Taste’ is out now.


A huge thank you to today’s sponsors, Citalia, Freddie’s Flowers and British Airways x Visit Florida.


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If you can’t wait until then, there’s always the first five seasons to catch up on, with guests from Michael Palin and Heston Blumenthal, to Sir Ranulph Fiennes to Hugh Bonneville.

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