An authentic Tuscan experience where you will discover magical villages and off the beaten path adventures! Together, we will embark on a rich cultural journey of Italian passion, beauty, food and wine. We will travel through the rolling hills of Tuscany covered in vineyards dotted with hilltop medieval villages full of history, and visit small, family-run farms and vineyards, where you will have the opportunity to partake in a cultural experience with the owners.
Join Chef Pasqualina and her Tuscan family in beautiful Cortona where you will nourish your soul with a Taste of Tuscany.
What to expect....
Stay in a magical 16th century villa overlooking Cortona where you will be greeted daily with a locally-sourced breakfast, freshly prepared by our on-site private family chef
Participate in a private cooking lesson by Chef Pasqualina and family followed by a traditional family Sunday lunch.
A visit to the enchanting town of Pisa a superb example of Renaissance architecture, which has inspired poets, writers and artists, surrounded by the wonderful hills of the Val d’Orcia.
Go wine tasting in Montalcino, a classic fairytale hilltop town set within a circle of fortified walls and watched over by a mighty castle of medieval perfection. We will visit a special winery and organic producer of Brunello di Montalcino where the owners will take us on a walk around the Estate’s organic farm followed by an exclusive Brunello barrel tasting and 3 awarded wines, along with a traditional Tuscan antipasto.
Learn how to make pecorino cheese followed by a farm-to-table dinner. This wonderful family-run farm will teach you their time-honored method for the production and aging of Pecorino, a typical Tuscan cheese made with sheep’s milk. An unforgettable, unique, and traditional experience, which will begin with a visit to the farm and conclude with a tasting of your creations, along with other delectable homemade dishes and wine!
A truffle hunting tour followed by an indulgent truffle-based lunch at a family-run agricultural farm that was born out of passion for nature and its precious hidden fruits. Here we will discover and learn about the many aspects and secrets of truffles and truffle hunting. Together, we will hunt for one of the world’s most prized culinary delicacies followed by a great truffle-based indulgent lunch prepared and served by the whole family.
Experience a private sunset wine tasting and dinner on a Tuscan vineyard, where the owner and family will prepare for us delicious and organic foods along with wine tasting from this family run cantina and farm. We will be among vineyards, sipping wine, and experiencing a total silence of the deep countryside. A true Farm to Table experience!
And much more…….!!!
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We’d love to see you among us in Tuscany!