Renaissance lovers will love the views from the Casale di Brolio, a privately owned Chic Retreat with restaurant near Arezzo in Tuscany, Italy. Lucignano, Foiano, Castiglion Fiorentino and of course the famous Cortona are just a few of the wonderful towns that can be viewed from the farmhouse windows.
Renaissance art lovers or simply lovers of beauty will love taking a stroll through the wonderful nearby towns, exploring their little streets or just visiting the surrounding countryside. Arezzo is a must for those who love shopping and antiques. The cookings classes at Casale di Brolio are fun and professional and combined with wine tasting make the perfect afternoon activity. You can also arrange to have a sampling session of the meats, salamis, cheeses, wines, oils or any of the other local produce. Olive oil from the estate and wine can be bought and the team at Casale di Brolio can recommend where to buy the local salamis, cheeses and meats.
Breakfast at Casale di Brolio is a feast of sweet and savoury, with local produce full of the flavours of Tuscany. The restaurant 'Babette' focuses on slow cooking using traditional techniques and modern technology to guarantee intense aromas and colours. The wine list features well known wines from Umbria and Tuscan all bought directly from the producers themselves as well as some wines made from smaller, local producers.