Gino's Italian Coastal Escape

Season 5

Season 5, Episode 5 - Paestum

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Gino is in Italy's food basket and the home of one of its food heroes - water buffalo mozzarella. Gino has to get his hands dirty before he can claim this world class cheese by massaging the majestic beasts. He also takes a trip to the ancient ruins in Paestum and learns how to make handmade fusilli pasta the traditional w...

Season 5, Episode 4 - Elba

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Gino is on the ancient island of Elba. Famous for Napoleon, but also in Italy, for its honey and its iron production. Gino meets an octogenarian who is known as the ‘bee whisperer’ who creates award winning honey, he visits the now disused mines to experience Italy's past, and no trip to Elba is complete without a visit to...

Season 5, Episode 3 - Tuscany And Lazio

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Forget vineyards and cypress trees, Gino reveals the hidden Tuscany with its beaches and traditional cowboys. Not one to shy away from a challenge, Gino saddles up and joins the cowboys to learn their centuries old traditions, before hosting a beach barbeque blowout. Gino's next stop is in the region of Lazio via an ancien...

Season 5, Episode 2 - Sorrento And Capri

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Continuing his culinary odyssey along the Mediterranean coast, Gino sails to beautiful Capri to sample la dolce vita. While there, he also unearths the origins of Italy's most famous digestivo. Back on the mainland, Gino goes in search of a unique little ingredient that packs a punch in the culinary world, and creates two ...

Season 5, Episode 1 - Amalfi

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Gino kicks his Italian escape off on the famous Amalfi coast where he prepares a classic Caprese salad and ricotta dumplings called dunderi.