Podere Le Manzinaie
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Having said a sad farewell to Jules, Mark and Erin, we left the Amalfi and Sorrento coast and headed back up through Italy to spend a couple of nights in Tuscany in an old Villa hotel called Casa Volpi, en route to the Dolomites. The weather has been kind to us again and we had a nice day exploring Arezzo town, on our only full day here before heading north into the ...
... smaller . It is a really delicate smell and taste and not as pungent as its black sibling. They are only fresh for about a week after being unearthed. So, next time you go to a fancy restaurant in Australia and get tempted to fork out for "fresh" truffle, you are being conned!!
There are several Truffle festivals in Umbria , we chose ...
So, we drove north and are now in Tuscany. We stopped at Orvieto, which is an Italian Hill Town. There are many hill towns in Tuscany and Umbria, particularly the former. They were built during the middle ages as defensive structures due to the constant small time warfare and raiding. So, this massive Roman Empire is reduced to sibling squabbling. But there are attractive sights left for us.
In Orvieto, the church is rated by some as the most beautiful ...
... named Jenna, at their vineyard...........which we have visited three times now to see and the lovely owner Sylvia , and her daughter Laura. Lovely people , Lovey wine .....very hospitable!!!
In in our tootling around Lake Trasimeno in Ronaldo, we popped into a tiny little village overlooking the lake, Montelago. A very kind elderly gent proudly showed us around his family olive mill . It has been producing cold-pressed Virgin Olive oil ...
... Would you like to sit inside or outside?' There was no question it would have to be outside - the views looked like a backdrop, it was so stunning. Eventually 'Michael' came around and actually ended up giving us a private tour of his family's cheese factory business. It was the most fascinating tour I've ever had. It started with showing us where they keep the sheep and explaining that his father milks every one himself with his hands. That way he can feel for diseases, ...