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New Gino's Italian Coastal Escape

  • Episode: 

    6 of 8

  • Title: 

    Episode 6 - Masseria & Ostuni
  • Transmission (TX): 

    Thu 06 Dec 2018
  • TX Confirmed: 

    Yes
  • Time: 

    8.30pm - 9.00pm
  • Week: 

    Week 49 2018 : Sat 01 Dec - Fri 07 Dec
  • Channel: 

    ITV
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New Gino's Italian Coastal Escape
 
Series overview
 
Gino’s back in his home country of Italy to reveal one of its best kept secrets- it’s stunning Adriatic Coast. In this series he’s travelling the entire East Coast - taking in everything this spectacular lesser known side of Italy has to offer. 
 
Episode 6 -  Masseria & Ostuni  
 
Gino now deep in the Puglian countryside and tonight he visits a Masseria, or farmhouse, which grows its so many incredible ingredients everything from figs to almonds and of course olives.
 
Gino samples their oils amongst the ancient olive groves - some made from olives from thousand year old trees. Here Gino makes a dish where the oil is king - spaghetti al peperoncino- with just five ingredients this is the ultimate plate of pasta
 
Gino then heads to the small town of Cisternino for an unmissable lunchtime treat- at a butchers who BBQ their meat for you. Finally he reaches the white city of Ostuni and after trying his hand at painting the city walls Gino creates his version of Italy's most famous dessert Tiramisu - will it meet with the approval of the cities painters?