PRODUCTS AND GOOD EATING
the home of a delicious cuisine whose traditions have been handed down
from generation to generation. Excellent flavor-rich vegetables, such as
violet artichokes and spinach, cheeses, mushrooms, and meats are the
basic ingredients of the dishes for which this region is famous:
vegetable soups, fresh filled pastas,
sweets, exquisite honey, and an ample variety of organic produce
combined with the splendid wines and savory oils, provide the occasion
for wine and
THE WINE ROUTE
stretch of the Costa degli Etruschi Wine Route - the Suvereto sub region
of the Val di Coma DOC region - winds its way through countryside rich
with agricultural traditions, among cork, oak and ilex woods and
known and appreciated wines are made here by blending the traditional
grapes of this region, such as Sangiovese, with Cabernet and Merlot to
create a fusion of tradition and innovation. Suvereto is an important
circuit of oil and wine producing towns and is noted for its oil mills.
Extra virgin olive oil is a true quality product and well accompanies
the delicious cuisine of this area.
Visits to the
cellars and oil mills for wine, oil, and local product tasting render
this gastronomic itinerary unforgettable.