Chef most well known as the creator and host of Extra Virgin, a cooking show on the Cooking Channel and the Food Network. He also owns The Tuscan Gun, a restaurant in Brooklyn, New York.
He studied medicine, entered the Italian army, and religiously studied drumming and music before finding his career as a chef.
He published his cookbook Extra Virgin: Recipes & Love from Our Tuscan Kitchen in May 2014 and it rapidly became a New York Times bestseller.
He met his wife