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... run threw the forests and to follow a large flock of sheep being herded down a very narrow road. They looked like ants in the distance. There was large areas of heavy grape vines and olive trees which looked like donuts from above as the centres had been cut out of them to let the light in. The fields were pretty dry except for the odd ones growing alfalfa to feed the animal.
It was so incredibly peaceful and serene. There ...
... still no signs or mention of Montisi. We kept driving and asked a few people directions. No one spoke English and my basic Italian didn’t help.
By this stage we were driving threw corn fields, farming country and very isolated farm houses. It was a lovely drive but I did start to wonder what the hell we were doing.
Eventually, after a bit of backtracking and nervousness, we came across a sign to Montisi. 3 ...
... a couple of different sizes and asks which size you want. We chose 1 enormous piece that was big enough for the five of us. It is weighed and he returns to write the price on a paper place mat.
We shared entrees of zucchini soup, crostini’s of fresh pate and ricotta cheese which had just been made, salami and figs. The food was amazing. The meat had a salt crust, was rare and was served on one large plate. It just melted in your mouth. ...
... being either a bar or a ristorante , pasticceria, or café, they each have strict guidelines about what they are allowed to sell in those places and they never vary. Eg : you will never get a bowl of pasta or a slice of pizza in a bar. You can have a Panini or focaccia, but that is all and if you ask for something other than that, they look at you as if you have three heads. Anyway, I don’t know why I mentioned that….. Just so I could remember ...
... table under the vines and singing. That was me. I wanted to sing and guess what, the opera singer from Berlin even gave us a little tune. I wanted to ask for one of Abba’s songs but didn’t think it was appropriate!! There has been so many times in my life when I have looked longingly at those photos or movies, and wished I could be there – well I was. I have done it. We sat at a long rickety table with wine, ...
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