There was apprehension, initially. “The drought of the summer and the rains during the blossoming season doesn’t promise well”, explain the responsible of the two local wine industry. But here is the surprise: “that elements limited the quantity of the harvest, but during the vintage, we verified like the grape was of high quality.
November, the month of Saint Martin Feast, gets better. The tasting of new wine and new oil with chestnuts, truffle, sausages, spiced roast pork, gnocchi, mutton… typical dishes linked to the art and culture, playing traditional instruments and reading poems. A very interesting autumn. All around Marmore Falls: feats, tasting, kermes and agriculture companies opened to the tourists, all things to promote the production. From the villages in Valnerina to Terre Arnolfe, from Amelia to Narni….it has s wide choice.
Many things to do and the possibility to drink good wine and to eat good typical dishes. The comment? “D.O.P. Umbria extra virgin oil”, where D.O.P. means guaranteed origin appelation contrôllée. Another reason to visit the Falls also in autumn. November, in fact, merits some days to spend here, in a world full of genuine tastes and popular culture.