ORCIA WINE FESTIVAL 2017

From 22nd to 25th April 2017, in San Quirico d’Orcia (25 minutes by car from Il Tosco) don’t miss the wine lovers meeting.  An opportunity to know the excellence of the Orcia DOC, with wine

“Cioccolando” – Montepulciano Chocolate Festival

Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March, in Piazza Grande, Montepulciano.

Handicraft chocolate stands, tasting of chocolate and spirits, workshops with chocolate maestro…

A very sweet event in the unique atmosphere of Montepulciano historical center.

Don’t miss it!

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HANDICRAFT EXHIBITION

From 15 to 25 April 2017: 62nd Exhibition and handicraft market Made in Italy and Made in Tuscany in the Fortress of Montepulciano (SI).

CRAFTS MARKET
Three floors of exhibition stands where visitors can meet the artisans and buy

THE GOOD CENTURY OF SIENESE ART

From the Maniera Moderna to the Caravaggesque Light – XVI and XVII century

Montepulciano, San Quirico d’Orcia, Pienza

18 March 2017 – 30 June 2017

The towns of Montepulciano, San Quirico d’Orcia and Pienza are each going to

THERMAL SPA

WINTER IS THE PERFECT TIME TO ENJOY NATURAL TERMS AND SPA
 
In less than one hour driving from Il Tosco it is possible to do a real wellness tour:
Terme di Montepulciano (7 minutes): famous for its

Saint Valentine and Preview of Nobile wine

Saturday 11th, Sunday 12th and Monday 13th February: Preview of Nobile wine.

Come to Montepulciano Fortress and taste the new year of Nobile wine: 45 wine producers will present Nobile di Montepulciano 2014 and Riserva 2013.

Please,

NOBILE WINE: 50 YEARS OF DOC

A big party in Montepulciano, from 7 to 9 October, to celebrate 50 years since the first recognition in Italy of a wine of Denomination of Origin, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano. The Consorzio del Vino

MONTEPULCIANO RUN: AMONG VINEYARDS AND HILLS OF THE VINO NOBILE

From 30 September 2 October 2016

The first edition of MontepulcianoRun: six road races in three days; a program that looks at both competitive aspect of the sport is to the beneficial effects that movement has

41st Cantiere Internationale d’Arte

The 41st Cantiere Internazionale d’Arte will run from 15th to 31st of July 2016. Opera, symphonic and chamber music concerts, contemporary ballet, theatre, performance : more than 40 events will take place in Montepulciano and

Cioccolando: chocolate festival in Montepulciano

The festival will take place Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 and Monday, March 28, 2016, in Piazza Grande and the main street (Old Town) and will host a market with tastings, cooking shows and workshops

Handicraft exhibition – 61° edition

From 23rd March to 3rd April, the Fortress of Montepulciano will host the 61st edition of handicrafts exhibition.

Discover all craftsmen on the website http://www.artigianatoinmostra.it/ 

Don’t miss it!

BRAVIO DELLE BOTTI

Sunday, 30th August, in Montepulciano will take place Bravio delle Botti.

“The Bravìo of barrels is the challenge between eight districts: Cagnano, Collazzi Le Coste, Gracciano, balcony, San Donato, and Talosa Voltaia, spread all along the

BRUSCELLO 2015 – DECAMERON

From 13th to 16th August, in the magic atmosphere of Piazza Grande, in Montepulciano, you can assist to the traditional Opera sung by local people: IL BRUSCELLO.

This year the company will perform the lively and

CHALICES OF STARS

On 17th August, Montepulciano presents a special event: CHALICES OF STARS.

You will have the opportunity to taste Montepulciano Rosso and Nobile wine in every corner of the village.

Along the city streets there will be a

FROM PATCHES TO THE DECADENTISM

More than 100 paintings and drawings from the troves of collectors connected to the lands of Poliziano. The exhibition takes place in Montepulciano among the unforgettable views of the real Tuscany, starting from paintings of

APPLE PIE RECIPE BY MOM CLORI

INGREDIENTS

- 3 eggs
– 250 gr sugar
– 130 gr water
– 130 gr seed oil
– 1 bag of yeast
– 1 bag of vanillin
– 2,5  ounces of flour
– 3 apples

DIRECTIONS

Preheat oven to 180 degrees C lightly grease and flour