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Tagine Florentine

Who would have thought that I would be teaching Moroccan cooking to Italians? Last Friday, I was invited to dinner to the aunt of my friend Raffaella. We had spent some beach time near Campiglia Marittima the week before. We talked about cooking all the way in the car, it …

Zingerman’s Roadhouse: “A Toast to Uncle Joe”

“Although I knew her only from her “modern” life in Boulder and from traveling together in Europe, Peggy Markel actually grew up in Alabama. (Unrelated—or at least not directly related—to catfish, she runs a cooking school in Tuscany and food tours in Italy and Morocco.” Read more here.

Women’s Magazine: “Profile: Raging at the sky”

“For the past 15 years, Peggy Markel has done it all by combining her greatest passions into a dream job…it is obvious that Markel feels at home sitting around a kitchen table, talking and reminiscing.” PROFILE: Raging at the Sky, written by Natasha Gardener Women’s Magazine May 2007 Read more.

Denver Westword: “Slowing Down”

Slowing Down  by Jessica Centers Denver Westword, March 2007 Peggy Markel was one of the first people to bring the slow-food movement to the United States. It started in Italy, where the Boulder resident designs and directs culinary tours… Click here to download pdf

The Sustainable Kitchen

What’s New? by Laurel Miller The Sustainable Kitchen I recently returned from an incredible trip to Morocco with my Boulder-based friend, Peggy Markel, who owns Peggy Markel’s Culinary Adventures… Read online