A Tuscan-Style Christmas
How to host a festive dinner in the style of one of Italy’s most prestigious wine regions.
Published on Dec 19, 2012
By Monica Larner
Sparkling sunbursts from overhead icicle lights spread a golden glow throughout the chilly pedestrian alleys that lead to Piazza della Signoria in Florence, Italy. Shoppers crisscross the stone square and elaborate nativity scenes are featured in the window dressings. The mood is set: It’s Christmas in Tuscan. But wherever it is you’re celebrating this season, adopt the Tuscan traditions of elegance, finesse and understated celebrations spent around the dining room table.