Three days two nights in Tuscany to share moments of intimacy, wine experiences, massages and tastings of fine Brunello.
Inside Fattoria del Colle, with its four-hundred years of noble history to be discovered, a weekend full of small romantic pleasures at the table and in the wellness area.
PREZZO Euro 268 per person
The program includes
2 nights stay in double bedroom with bathroom and buffet breakfast
2 guided tours of the winery and of the historic villa with wine tasting
Wellness experience including scrub in the Turkish baths, grapes seed oil massage and bath in the panoramic Jacuzzi with toasting with wine
2 dinners each with four courses dedicated to the discovery of the local cuisine ( drinking not included)
1 brief cookery lesson
Arrival and settle into rooms. Fattoria del Colle is a small hamlet of medieval origin. Where long ago the farmers used to live today there are villas, apartments and rooms, all furnished with antique furniture. But equipped with bathrooms and modern central heating.
8,00 pm dinner in the estate restaurant in the fireplace dining room or in the veranda facing the vineyards and the village of Trequanda. 4course meal (drinking not included) with Pappardelle con sugo di scottiglia di cinghiale (tasty meat dressing from the Montalcino tradition) and Tagliata di bue chianino, the white giant frequently found in this areas since Etruscan and roman times.
IN THEIR ROOM the couple will find two glasses and a bottle of Spumante Brute Blanc de Blanc that has had 42 months with the yeasts. A refined finale before going to bed
8,30-10,00 am Buffet breakfast that includes home-baked Sienese cakes , and tarts, local cold cuts and cheeses, omelettes and olive oil dips as was done by the Tuscan farmers as well as the usual juices, yogurt, coffee and tea.
11,00 am (it takes 45 minutes with your own car, ask for a map at the Reception) Montalcino Casato Prime Donne winery, itinerant 4 wine tasting with history and wine explanations, that tell you the secrets of Brunello and the other wines but also many history anecdotes too. A captivating way to understand how a population of leather makers became leader in the production of fine wines apt for long ageing. The tour includes the new fermentation area with new bare cement truncated-cone vats upon which “The dove’s flight” is projected.
Free lunch, possibility of visiting the nearby cities of art: Montalcino, Buonconvento, San Giovanni d’Asso, San Quirico –Bagno Vignoni
5,00 pm Fattoria del Colle Wellness area exclusively for “Couples’ wellness and emotions”: scrub in the Turkish baths, grape-seed oil massage for a purified and toned skin (50 minutes), followed by bath in the Jacuzzi in front of the Crete Senesi panorama with a glass of wine.
7,00 pm brief cookery lesson so as to learn how to make “pinci” typically local irregular spaghetti from the Sienese countryside
8,00 pm Dinner in the restaurant at Fattoria del Colle with 4 courses (drinking not included) with Pinci con sugo toscano. Followed by Peposo, a typical dish from the areas famous for bricks and terracotta (Impruneta and Trequanda) dating back to the Renaissance
8,30-10,00 Buffet breakfast
10,30 am guided tour of Fattoria del Colle where you will discover the room that once belonged to the Grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo, where he used to meet his lover Isabella, the armorial hall and the old kitchen, the 1592 chapel and the winery with the Infernotto del Brunello. To conclude an informal tasting of Cenerentola Doc Orcia and a farewell toast.