How Wood Ovens Fired Up Pompeii

Wood ovens have been used by bread bakers for very many centuries. India has its tandoor ovens, in use there since 2600 BC. The Babylonians, Egyptians and Israelites made flatbreads, until starving Egyptians accidentally

How to Turn Your Wood-fired Oven into a Barbecue

If you dive into the world of Tuscan cuisine, you will quickly discover statements like “Tuscans love to grill” and a plethora of recipes which demonstrate what it is that they love to put

Getting Wood-Fired up for Ferragosto

The August Bank Holiday in the UK is looming but, for Italians, the highlight of summer celebration – Ferragosto – is just around the corner.  Saturday, August 15, will see wood-fired pizza ovens lit