About Diane De Filipi

Diane works as a hospitality consultant and private concierge in Northern California and is featured as a regular guest on Napa Valley Wine Radio's culinary broadcasts

Diane is a free lance food and travel writer and food columnist.  Her “Italian Lessons” column appears monthly in the Napa Valley Register newspaper.  As the Italian “Food-caster” for AMillionCooks.com, Diane offers weekly Italian related “foodie” fun facts on A Million Cooks’ YouTube features.

As a trained olive oil educator, Diane organizes private olive oil tasting parties and seminars in the Napa Valley. Diane received her training at U.C. Davis and from mentor Paolo Pasquale, an international leader in the olive oil world and creator of the Oleoteca Villa Campestri.

In addition, at the encouragement of her olive oil mentor, Paolo Pasquale, Diane currently offers private olive oil tasting classes in the Napa Valley and participates in judging local olive oil competitions.

As the former owner and chef of the Ink House B&B in the renowned Napa Valley, she has been privileged to be able to work with hospitality associates in Italy and is proud to offer a memorable experience at a cost that sets “Let's Go Cook Italian” apart from similar cooking tours offering excursions at a much higher rate.

Also, should you have a group of friends or family .... or a professional organization that would like to select special dates for a private party, she will be happy to assist you in creating an exclusive group experience “a la carte” in Tuscany.

For further information, conditions and reservations, pease send an email to diane@letsgocookitalian.com or call 707-337-5931.

About the Company

Let's Go Cook Italian is honored to announce it's Invitation to join "A Million Cooks" as their recommended Italian cooking school.

Let's Go Cook Italian

I look forward to greeting you upon your arrival
in Italy, so “Let's Go Cook Italian”
Diane De Filipi


Visit My Other Projects

Visit My Other Projects

Enjoy my "Recipes From An Italian Kitchen" - Blog
letsgocookitalian.blogspot.com where you'll find an ever growing trove of recipes that will please the palate and make you smile and say, "Molto Bene!"

Enjoy "Italian Lessons" in the Napa Valley Register Newspaper where I am a Features Writer and Columnist in the Food & Wine Section.


Introducing! My new
"Ask Diane
Hospitality Services"
Featuring Olive Oil Tasting Parties, Napa Valley Private Concierge Services, Vacation Rental Homes, Travel Planning and more.








Visit My Other Projects

Visit Some of My Close Friends

Is a 15th century Chateau in France calling to you, or a 12th century Patrician Villa near Florence? Possibly French Polynesia beckons or maybe you have always wanted to see the Gorillas in the mist of the Congo. These extraordinary properties await you at www.ila-chateau.com. I am proud to be a member of this prestigious group.

Enjoy my favorite Napa Valley wineries Ilsley Vineyards and Goosecross Cellars. Tell them Diane suggested you pay them a visit.


Diane De Filipi

Italian Lessons“Diane de Filipi, is the author of Italian Lessons a column devoted to Italian cooking that appears regularly in the food section of the Napa Valley Register newspaper.”