Fred Plotkin

Fred Plotkin has lived and worked in Italy on and off for 40 years, since he fell in love with the country while studying opera at the university of Bologna. He writes for many magazines on the subject of Italian food and culture and is the author of nine books, including the acclaimed The Authentic Pasta Book and Opera 101.

He is a popular speaker who appears frequently on NPR and BBC. Fred divides his time between New York and Liguria, Italy's beautiful Riviera.


Books by Fred Plotkin