Hotel Terre d'Orcia
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- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
- Multilingual staff
- Banquet room
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Meal plan
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... We do not disagree. Unfortunately for us they were engaged in restorative work on the exterior front. The inside was pristine. The church is rich with paintings and frescoes. In fact Mike (aka Michelangelo) reviewed the ceiling and wall art before painting the Sistine Chapel. Bird is also especially impressed with the alternating black and white stone work. Rather surprising they could build such a structure in a fairly out of the way place during the middle ...
... actually tricky work. Luckily they called all of us volunteers in after about an hour ,when the first oil started flowing ............
The family that own Il Fontanaro -the Pinellis, are fantastic hosts. They put on a wonderful harvest celebration at the mill. Home made bread was toasted over an open fire for the first oil to dribble all over. It is amazingly green, quite breath-takingly pungent and peppery. We drank their Pinelli sagrantino ...
... Panicale. We arrived into the cute little walled town,it was infused with the smell of roasting chestnuts ...... We were very excited !!!
Alora, brought a bag of warm roasted chestnuts and some fresh pressed grape juice/red wine, sat down to eat them and ...... Well , let's say, we were a bit underwhelmed . Maybe we had placed too high an expectation on the poor old chestnut.
Piegaro, has an interesting ...
Noel Felice ( Happy ) !!!!!......
The village next to Panicale is Panicarola. It is home to the Lamborghini Golf Course and Winery, a great combination !! I had found this out in my research before our trip, so Noel had come prepared with his travel golf clubs. He is now an official member of the Lamborghini Golf Club and three times a week he is up early and playing golf at Lambo........
... saw her hands moving so fast I couldn't photograph it . I had to ask Nonna Anna to slow down as the picture was blurred. We wanted to have a go at the pasta rolling but I think that thought may have horrified her , as she either didn't understand (or pretended not to !!!) . I don't think she wanted her pasta ruined by the stranieri !!!
The Pici pasta is an Umbrian locale speciality , a lot like regular spaghetti ...