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Book signing at Grateful Gourmet


GALENA–On Sunday, July 22, from noon to 2 p.m., author Sheryl Ness will be at The Grateful Gourmet, 204 N. Main St., Galena, for a book signing of her cookbook and memoir “Love in a Tuscan Kitchen.”


About the book

Chocolate cake makes sweet dreams come true. In a real-life fairy tale, Ness shares how she fell in love with Vincenzo Giangiordano, a chef in a quaint Tuscan kitchen, over his decadent hot chocolate cake.

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This enchanting memoir will transport you to the cobblestone streets, lush hillsides dotted with grapevines and olive trees, and unique characters that create the backdrop for Ness’ Italian love story.

“Love in a Tuscan Kitchen” is sprinkled with traditional recipes she collected along the way and flavored with rich accounts of how her dreams were fulfilled many times over while living in a picturesque village in Chianti.

Raise a toast and taste pure joy as Ness opens her heart to love, and in turn finds herself on a remarkable journey of discovery through the people, traditions, and customs of Italy as the blond Americana fell in love with the chef with twinkling eyes.

Books will be available to purchase at $19.95. Appetizers and prosecco cocktails available.