More than two years after Stanley Tucci captivated the internet with his enchanting Negroni tutorial, the actor and filmmaker has captivated us once again. It was the choice of a sophisticated birthday cake without overdoing it.
Nov. 11, TASTE: My life through food The author celebrated his 62nd birthday with an intimate gathering of family and friends, and instead of a buttercream-filled birthday cake, Tucci was presented with a wheel of cheese.
“Pecorino?” Tucci asked his wife after being serenaded with “Happy Birthday.” After being informed it was “old goat” cheese, he jokingly said, “That makes sense.”
“My kind of cake,” Tucci wrote in the caption of the Instagram video. His post featured birthday wishes from actresses Julianne Moore and Ina Garten.
He is the author of several books on food and a CNN host. looking for italy The actor has showcased his world of food, wine and travel many times. Most recently, Tucci partnered with San Pellegrino Sparkling Water in his kit for the “Tucci Taste of San Pellegrino” recipe. Brought to you by World Chef’s Meal Kit Service, this kit includes everything you need to make Tucci’s signature salsiccia and broccolini gnocchi, his recipe.
Are you planning on channeling your inner Tucci by picking up a recipe kit or swapping out your birthday cake for something a little cheesy?
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Danielle Harling is an Atlanta-based freelance writer who loves colorfully designed spaces, craft cocktails, and online window shopping (usually budget-busting designer heels). Her past work has been published in Fodor’s, Forbes, MyDomaine, Architectural Digest, and more.