Art, olive oil and Vernaccia exhibition in San Gimignano

locandina mi garba lolio novo 212x300 Art, olive oil and Vernaccia exhibition in San Gimignano

To appreciate original artwork and  typical food of Tuscany region such as extra virgin olive oil and wines of San Gimignano, both result of the season of harvest and pressing, what better context than an ” authentic  art” exhibition? Continue reading

Equomondo, a whole weekend of colors and flavors dedicated to the fair trade market

La locandina di Equomondo 2013 216x300  Equomondo, a whole weekend of colors and flavors dedicated to the fair trade market

A weekend of autumn to devote to a romantic stay in a charming hotel in San Gimignano, bewitched by the charm of its medieval village and literally ” kidnapped ” by the enchanting Glance of colors of the hills and  vineyards which have become famous in the world for the Vernaccia , it can also be an opportunity to experience a fun and unusual weekend dedicated to the fair trade market . Continue reading

Medieval cuisine , ancient basis of current typical Tuscan recipes

cucina medievale 200x300 Medieval cuisine , ancient basis of current typical Tuscan recipes Many recipes that we enjoy today as an expression of the best Tuscan cuisine are often dating back to old times and the medieval kitchen.

Pleasantly involved in the recent event ” Middle Ages in the fortress” that within the walls of the fortress of Montestaffoli, proposed to tourists and visitors spaces dedicated to typical local products, the village of San Gimignano is the ideal setting to taste the main Tuscan dishes, that were strengthened during the ancient times when the territory of the Tuscan villages lived heyday. Continue reading