George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin are set to wed this weekend in the magical Italian city of Venice.
They will dine in the renowned restaurant of the Belmond Hotel Cipriani on the eve of their wedding day, joined by a handful of close friends including Rande Gerber, his wife Cindy Crawford, Matt Damon and his wife Luciana, U2's frontman Bono and Sandra Bullock, according to reports.
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George and Amal are set to tie the knot this weekend in Venice
For their special day, the seven-star Aman Grande Canal has been dubbed the favourite for the Hollywood star and his British lawyer love's big celebration.
As the bride and groom of the moment tuck into some of the best food Italy has to offer, here at HELLO! Online we've been inspired to bring a touch of la dolce vita to the table, with 10 authentic Italian recipes.
Antonio Carluccio and Gennari Contaldo make pizza - click on photo for recipe
Enjoy a taste of the Med with Antonio Carluccio's very own La vera pizza Napoletana, traditional tortellini emiliani and zuccotto de panettone or have a go at seafood risotto from the Channel 4 Chiappa sisters. Make carbonara with no cream, or keep it light with a roasted pumpkin salad...
Every day is a good day to rustle up - and tuck into - this authentic Italian dessert