ArtViva Festival: Tessa Kiros

Tessa Kiros always had a passion for food, specifically mediterranean cuisine. Born in London,   she moved to South Africa at the tender age of 4. Her dream was to see the world by the age of 30- and her love of cooking and learning different culinary dishes was established through this passion. For years she travelled and gained culinary experience working in the U.S., Mexico, Sydney and Athens. In New York she worked at the famous Groucho Club under Angela Dwyer and in Athens under Chef Herve Pronzato.  But it was Siena, Italy that finally drew Tessa in and she, like many other expats, eventually settled down in the Bel Paese.

Fortunately, Tessa decided to share her cooking experiences and is now an established author of such cookbooks as:

Falling Cloudberries, Apples for Jam, Twelve, A Venetian Journal: Food and Dreams.

Her books incorporate cooking she learned growing up, family recipes, Italian influences, and much more. Don’t miss the chance to meet Tessa Kiros, hear about her recipes, travels, experiences and life in Tuscany. Buy her book and bring her recipes home with you! Exclusively through ArtViva Tours– click here to find out more and to book your spot now!

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