Introducing TDPC – Francesca

I have decided to welcome Spring by joining an exciting collective project whose concept was developed by Margot who authors the sleek Gather and Graze cooking blog.
In a nutshell, the project is named The Dinner Party Collective (in short, TDPC) and revolves around creating seasonal menus and wine pairings that may inspire readers in hosting their own dinner parties.
Why don’t you take a few minutes of your time and go check it out: it’s a pretty cool venue, I promise! 🙂
Have a great weekend!
Francesca Xx

The Dinner Party Collective

FrancescaHello everyone!

My name is Francesca and I think I can be considered a very late bloomer in the kitchen.

Until a few years ago, my interests and passions lied in anything but food: career, fashion, books, home decorating, flower arranging, traveling around the world and anything else that would satisfy my sense of beauty and aesthetics.

And then one day not very long ago – as it so often happens in life – due to a “force majeure” event, I found myself in front of the stove, in that room of the house that I had utterly ignored up until then!

What to do then? Oh well! I had no idea where to start from, but I knew I had two weapons on my side and I was very determined to make full use of them.

Firstly, I was born and raised in Italy and my country’s culinary tradition is totally unique. Secondly, I come from a very traditional family where every…

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About Francesca

I am a cook and the founder and art director of Flora's Table, the fine cooking and wine blog. Check us out at :-)
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5 Responses to Introducing TDPC – Francesca

  1. The Dinner Party Collective is definitely a better place for having you in it Francesca! Thank you so much for agreeing to take part and for all your kind support and work so far, towards the very first menus that will be released in early June! M.xx

  2. Fig & Quince says:

    It wouldn’t be a good dinner party without you and Stefano!

  3. Good luck with the new venture Francesca. I look forward to reading your posts on TDPC. 😉 Bxx

  4. Francesca says:

    Thank you, B.! That’s so nice of you! Really appreciate it! 🙂

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