Blog

Aglione “garlic” from the Valdichiana

Aglione “garlic” from the Valdichiana

Alberto Giorgi is a local farmer and a small producer of aglione. He grows fruit, vegetables and aglione -garlic- in the Valdichiana valley. His farms are located in Montepulciano and Chianciano. Every Wednesday and Friday morning is a farmers' market in Montallese....

Visit Pienza in Val d’Orcia

Visit Pienza in Val d’Orcia

Visit Pienza Last week I visited Pienza in the Val d'Orcia. Pienza is a tiny village situated 20 km from Montalcino and a few km from Montepulciano. This period is a unique chance for me to visit places in Italy without lots of tourists. Italy has opened its borders...