Mon, May 15|
Al Gelso Bianco
Walk, Wine and Dine: A visit to Al Gelso Bianco a Country Resort in Tuscany
All welcome to this very special visit to LA member Irene Senesi's Resort and Fattoria Valacchi for guided walk in the area, followed by a 4 course meal and tasting of 4 special wines by the owner.
Time & Location
May 15, 2023, 9:30 AM – 3:15 PM
Al Gelso Bianco, Via di Sant'Appiano, 50021 Barberino Val D'elsa FI, Italy
About the Event
Families Welcome! Come for a very beautiful walk, very scenic, touching both the parish and village of San Filippo in Ponzano and the magnificent parish of Sant'Appiano. We pass through vineyards and olive groves.
Time: 3 hours walk ( with stops)
Terrain: Dirt and field roads. Short paved sections.
Altitude gain: +/- 480 mt
There are a few climbs. So wear proper shoes. ( but we are rewarded by the arrival at Pieve di Sant' Appiano!
Reccomended long pants as some areas may be tall grass.
We will enjoy a fantasia of appetisers prepared by the farm including fresh ricotta. Followed by pasta, risotto and a wonderful homemade dessert. We will pair our meal with a tasting of 4 wines from the estate!
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Driving is about 40 minutes from Florence city center so plan accordigly to arrive on time ( 9:15) for the start of the walk!
Member Ticket: 75 Euro€75.00+€1.88 service fee
Non-Member Ticket: 85 Euro€85.00+€2.13 service fee