PIEVE DE’ PITTI is situated in the southern part of Terricciola, in the heart of “Alta Valdera”. There are 198 hectares of woods, cultivated fields and above all vineyards and olive groves that stretch radially, on the hill with the main landmarks, the Villa and the Castle of Pava. The name Pieve de’ Pitti in derived from the name the name of parish chapel of St. John of Pava, built on the ruins of an ancient Etruscan church And from the Florentine Pitti family, who owned the estate until the end of XVII century.
The road that leads to Pieve de’ Pitti offers a wonderful panorama, it winds uphill full of vineyards and olive trees, guarded by an age-old oak, nominated among the monumental old trees of Italy, until the top of the hill, where it enters a wood of ilexes and in the very centre there are the historical wine cellars, the villa and the castle, and the park with the swimming pool.
A shelter among vineyards, for those are looking for the calmness and the silence of the Tuscan countryside, but also a strategic starting point to visit art cities as Florence, San Gimignano, Volterra, Lucca and Pisa, or to spend a day at sea on the coast of Livorno, Cecina, Vada and Bibbona, moreover to enjoy a relaxing experience at the spa of San Giuliano and Casciana Terme.
For more info about the facility and directions, please visit www.pievedepitti.it
The ensemble will be:
- Emiliano Loconsolo: vocals
- Piergiorgio Pirro: piano
- Nino Pellegrini: double bass
…and the wines presented will be:
- Aprilante, I.G.T. Bianco di Toscana 2012
- Scopaiolo, I.G.T. Rosso di Toscana 2009
- Cerretello, Chianti Superiore D.O.C.G. 2010