Monthly Archives: maggio 2013

Siena’s Panforte: PGI label and recipe – benvenuto Panforte tra le eccellenze IGP

Welcome to Siena’s panforte among the Italian excellencies. After the delicious almond ricciarelli biscuits, another sweet delicacy of this beautiful town has this week received the PGI label: the protected by geographical indication brand which confirms the genuineness and exclusivity … Continue reading

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Relaxing in the Val d’Orcia

Of the many beauties, hidden and not, in Val d’Orcia, one of my favourites is a hotel with wellness centre just outside the beautiful medieval village of San Quirico d’Orcia. Enjoying a unique view over the Val d’Orcia Natural Reserve, … Continue reading

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May in Tuscany

What I love most of Tuscany is the countryside, particularly in May. My doctor, who attentively supervises my hay fever, thinks I’m a masochist, but personally I believe we all are one way or the other. The luxuriousness of the … Continue reading

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