discover southern umbria

Nature and landscape

the Marmore waterfalls
http://www.marmorefalls.it/
the Nera valley
http://www.lavalnerina.it/dett_luogo.php?id_item=101
the lake of Bolsena
https://www.visitbolsena.it/
the Baths of the Popes in Viterbo
https://www.termedeipapi.it/
the nature trails
http://www.umbriaturismo.net

Our km zero tour

bread, fresh pasta and desserts
Via Silllani 27, 05030. Otricoli

ricotta and pecorino cheese
Via Flaminia 14, 05035, Otricoli

meat and cold cuts
Fabrizio: Via Vittorio Emanuele, 16, 05030 Otricoli TR

the delights
Via Roma, 115, 05030 Otricoli TR

buffalo mozzarella, yogurt and cheese
Mozzarella di latte di Bufala Sabina”caseificio LE Perle Degli Angeli” https://www.facebook.com/Mozzarella-di-latte-di-Bufala-Sabinacaseificio-LE-Perle-Degli-Angeli-211664122255239/

events and festivals

May: Narni medieval festival  “ corsa all’anello”
the historical performance of the martyrdom of san vittore at otricoli, along the tiber river

June: AD 168 a Otricoli, ancient roman festival in the archeological area of ocriculum
the medieval market at bevagna

July: Poggio di Otricoli medieval festival
Calici di stelle at Labro

August: Vinotricolando ( wine and food in the streets of the old town of Otricoli )

September: “Tra pomi e fiori” a flower show at Calvi dell’Umbria
Santa Rosa in Viterbo
OMF Otricoli Music Festival
Beer festival at Calvi

Flea-Markets:
every first sunday of the month at Campello sul Clitunno
every second at Orvieto, Terni and Spoleto
every fourth at Trevi and Perugia
every last sunday at Amelia

Bina's recipes

Bina  not only was our vineyard-friend, whose red wine was the best in the neighborhood. she also was an extraordinary cook. her grand-daughter patrizia is terrific cook as well and she upholds the honour of cooking pampepato every single christmas

If you would like to know more about  umbrian  cooking here are a couple of  their recipes ( and some more )

I pampepati: a cake for christmas
Il nocino: the nut liquer
grapeharvest schiacciata
I sugoli: a must pudding
Orto prêt-a-manger
Broth with giuggiole
ode to the artichoke