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Tonight we have a few drinks on the terrace , then a quick look at some photos from the week, and a visit into Loreto to go to restaurant serving a local specialty , lamb on sticks, called arosticini
Arrosticini look like lamb kebabs with the lamb meat separated by small chunks of lamb fat. The fat might put you off but it’s necessary to keep the meat tender and moist, add flavour ...
... female members of the family and he calls it Lydia , after his wife. This is a product of great love and passion , and after a tour of the vines , then the winery , we are taken through a tasting , accompanied by homemade sausage and pasta prepared by Lydia. We move on to a reserve wine , Amato ,and then a Vincoto or cooked wine , which is mixed with a few crab apples at the time it is cooked , before more grape juice is ...
... fun and very rewarding. By far the best thing we've learnt on our trip so far! Ruth and Steve buy old ruins and restore them themselves. Their creations are amazing and awesome. We are very grateful to have learned a few tricks from them! The week we spent in Le Marche really was the best we've had so far... We are now in Modica (Sicily) enjoying a wonderful week with Sophie's aunt, Sylvie, and her partner, Luca. A blog entry on Sicily will shortly ...
... was waiting in the field by the house with fresh baked bread, homemade olive oil, local made cheeses and red wine. It was incredible. The views, the food and the company were perfect. After enjoying this we walked to Nonna's house. She was getting ready to show us how to make gnocchi. We started mixing up the potatoes with floor and kneading it until it was a consistent dough. The we took off chucks and ...
It has been a few days since I have updated the blog and my family and I have enjoyed some time in the sun. It has been fun to relax with relatives while talking about anything and everything. Tomorrow is our last day here in Pineto as we make our way back to Rome for our flight home... See you all soon and take ...
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