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Chianti Wine and Crete Senesi Regions

Chianti Wine and Crete Senesi Regions The Chianti Wine and Crete Senesi Regions are a must visit.  Staying at an agriturimo is a wonder way to experience the countryside.  With beautiful landscapes to enjoy while being a part of a family experience, it will surely create lasting and unique memories. Here’s a look at the friendly […]

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Top Day Trips From Florence Without A Car

Top Day Trips From Florence Without A Car Since moving to Florence, I have received a lot of emails asking for suggestions for day trips from those travelling without a car. I always advise using Florence as a base because the trains and buses make it very easy to visit other cities. Florence is also […]

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Savory Italian

Savory Italian   Experience the slow food movement in Chianti. JOIN US ON THE NEXT PAGE FOR THE VIDEO

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Chianti Classico Wine Festival in Greve in Chianti

Chianti Classico Wine Festival in Greve in Chianti September is a great month for wine festivals and my favorite is the Chianti Classico Wine Festival. This annual 4 day festival occurs on the Thursday through Sunday of the second weekend in September. It is held in Piazza Matteotti in Greve in Chianti. How it works When […]

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Antica Macelleria Falorni

Antica Macelleria Falorni  This macelleria is famous for prosciutto and also has a cheese cellar. Antica Macelleria Falorni is located in Piazza Matteotti in Greve in Chianti. Here’s a look at the prosciutto which is hanging from the ceiling around the store. If you wander around the store you will find a staircase to lead […]

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Antica Macelleria Falorni

Antica Macelleria Falorni This famous macelleria is located in Piazza Matteotti in Greve in Chianti. Think prosciutto heaven…  Throughout the store, legs of prosciutto are hanging from the ceiling giving off an intoxicating aroma. There is a butcher shop, a cheese cellar and various stacks of vacuum sealed meat products spread around waiting to taken. […]

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