Tips

Tuscan “OLIO NOVO” on the way to you!

Between the red leaves of October and the first chills of November you can tell Winter is about to arrive, but you can find some comfort with the upcoming “OLIO NOVO”! It is now olive harvest time in Tuscany and in few weeks olive oil lovers (which includes most everyone in Italy) will be able to get

Read More

A Special night in the Monumental Corsini Castle Kitchens

At the beginning of december we were so lucky to have the chance to access a very special dining night at the Corsini’s Villa historical kitchens, just 1.5 km away from Acquapietra Guesthouse. The family infact decided to open their amazing spaces to the public, and organized a very intimate dinner occasion, with 2 tables for

Read More

Enoteca Falorni in Greve in Chianti…what an amazing place!

A few days ago i was invited by Booking.com to a meeting with all Chianti area B&B and hotels owners at these amazing “Cantine” in Greve in Chianti. I had never had the chance to see them, so i was surprised by the beauty of the premises and the way you could feel history amongst their walls.

Read More

Delicious Restaurants in the surroundings of Acquapietra

Wish to enjoy an amazing Tuscan meal in the surroundings? Here are a few of our favourite spots for dining around here: The most famous is probably Dario Cecchini, our world-famous poet/butcher who sings Dante while cutting the most delicious Fiorentina Steak in front of you! You can have different tastings of excellent meat here…just

Read More

Say Cheese! not only wine in the Chianti…

On a bright and warm October Sunday afternoon we started wandering amongst the surrounding amazing hills looking for some new experience. Close to Greve in Chianti, we found a wild and organic Goat Cheese Paradise, IL PODERE LE FORNACI… Marco, one of the owners, took us through a tour of the farm, with a visit to

Read More