Agriturismo Ristorante Calagrana
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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I am sitting in Lisa and Helena's kitchen enjoying a cup of strong caffe watching the rain. We are planning our grocery shopping, prep and cooking time table for thanksgiving dinner in Saturday. It's Italy.... It doesn't matter what day one celebrates turkey day.
We had a nice overnight trip in a small town called Norcia. ...
... was inspiration for our cornetto ice cream) and a arancino which is rice and tasty beef and cheese filling in a breadcrumb crust...sound off but really nice and not oily. And a glass of Savignon blanco which was ok - not sweet. Best airport food. Plane passengers well trained- all on board 15 mins before departure. Really cramped seating but only 1.15 flight. Train to Roma Termini 14€ each 30 mins, ...
... some very colorful Italian made cups and saucers. Not necessarily an Italian design, but fun! (See pic)
Tonight Helena is cooking a Moroccan chicken and vegetable stew in a tagine. This is a conical shaped dish that slow cooks the food and doubles as a serving dish. Sounds yummy!
But first... Cocktails!
... what a gift voucher to their restaurant means. Back home for a yummy buffalo mozzarella lunch and little rest. In the afternoon we drove down to another couple of little towns nearby – Pietra Viva – cute but we really loved Monte Bechine – hilltop, little castles and lovely homes. I believe it is quite the spot for tourists in the summer time with expensive hotels. Back to the bar for more drinking and internetting – so that I could upload ...
... thing, but actually shared them with me and enjoyed them (as those of you on FB already know.) So when we were planning our trip and knew we'd be spending some time touring Tuscany, I suggested we drive to Volterra and Montepulciano, as they were right in the heart of Tuscany. He agreed. Why those two cities? Well, in the novels, the Volturi, the evil clan of vampires who rule the undead world, live deep beneath the earth in the Tuscan town ...