Love & Food Week
The Love & Food Week project was created with the aim of making you discover services, typical products and activities of the Città del Tufo territory in Southern Tuscany to turn your holiday into a real unforgettable experience.
Activities, services and agreements related to the main areas of interest in the Southern Tuscan territory such as gastronomy, history, sport, specially designed for you. Wine tastings and high-quality gastronomic products, cooking courses in particular locations, hiking from village to village or hiking in the Etruscan Vie Cave at night!
You will be guided to discover the best of Southern Tuscany food and wine and you will be able to choose from a series of activities related to good genuine food, wine, extra virgin olive oil, coming into direct contact with companies and producers. Gastronomy in Tuscany is not only the classic dinner at the restaurant with homemade pasta, stews and grilled meats, but we will also let you discover the flavors, products and companies of the territory in a different way.
Are you passionate about EVO Oil and local wines? Do you know that eating spelled, chickpeas, beans are healthy? Have you ever thought that to produce a quality cheese you need to have healthy pastures directly on the territory?
Every evening, except Tuesday, we will give you the answers and the reasons for all these questions! In fact, you will have at your disposal a dinner/tasting based on the typical products of the territory directly at the EnoRistrò della Fortezza. We will let you discover the culinary excellence of Southern Tuscany with a complete and alternative tasting compared to the traditional cuisine offered by the restaurants of the village.
Sport, Nature and Culture
The Territory of the Hilltop Towns in Southern Tuscany will amaze you for the number of historical remains still little known and literally immersed in a still uncontaminated nature. With the services and conventions of Love & Food Week, you will have the opportunity to discover the territory to which you have dedicated your journey with different ideas and perspectives.
Electric Bike tours, night walks along the Etruscan Vie Cave and stories of history with whom every monument or archaeological site in the area knows it and studies it as if it were its own thing.
Offers for the stay
To make your travel experience in southern Tuscany even more enjoyable, our offers for staying 1.2 or 3 nights with which you will be guaranteed to get the best price for your stay so you can dedicate the right time and resources to discovering the territory of the Città del Tufo. If you were thinking of a longer stay, all you have to do is contact us directly and we will prepare the best offer for you.
Activities & Experiences
- The EnoRistrò of the Fortress
Every day except Tuesday we offer a tasting dinner at the EnoRistrò della Fortezza! Starting from 6.30 pm you will be welcomed in our tasting room, the former laundry of the Fortress, recovered respecting the original architecture or in the warm outdoor months in the beautiful little square adjacent to the Hotel. In a historic environment of great charm, we will propose you a true journey through the flavors of Southern Tuscany.
We will let you taste a selection of products, all local, where the concept of quality and passion are the basis of every production cycle. Extra Virgin Olive Oil, cheeses of various ages, Cinta Senese cured meats, vegetables from the garden, fresh ricotta, soups and the chef's surprise specialties that every day will offer you special dishes always dedicated to the products and beautiful territory of Southern Tuscany.
- The Etruscan Vie Cave at Night
The night trekking in the Etruscan Vie Cave starts at 09.30 pm. Starting directly from the little square in front of the Hotel, our guide will lead you through a truly unforgettable experience. The charm of the vie cave in the night, illuminated only by the headlights, will be an emotion to remember forever. Price per person 15€