Tag archive for ‘Montalcino’
Sant’Antimo abbey
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Sant’ Antimo

If you’re in Montalcino, don’t miss the opportunity to visit the glorious Romanesque Abbey of Sant’ Antimo, sitting in a picturesque valley just a few kilometres south of the town Photo by iStock This charming More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, September 9th, 2016

Viewpoint, Brunello di Montalcino

Sangiovese is the only grape permitted in the Brunello di Montalcino DOCG, where the people of the town make one of Italy’s best wines. But eight years ago, they nearly lost it all… In 2008, a scandal broke More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Saturday, May 9th, 2015

Gourmet guide to Montalcino

As much as anywhere in Italy, the food of Montalcino is intensely local and dear to its residents. Wanda Djebbar explains the culinary heritage of this Tuscan town with her Gourmet guide to Montalcino… Sitting More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, February 16th, 2015

Montalcino Landscape, Tuscany

    Merrill Levine, Coral Springs, Florida “This view of Montalcino, Tuscany, takes in the landscape that stretches away beyond the town.”    More...