A Day in the Sibillinis: Marche Prosciutto, Salami, Cheese and Truffles

Not far from here is a little town in the Sibillini mountains called Montemonaco, a place we like to visit several times a year. The Sibillinis (a protected national park) are part of the Apennine range, the mountains that split Italy into East and West, the “spine” of the country.

Prosciutto, Salamis, Cheeses, Truffles, [...]

Truffle Hunting in The Sibillini Mountains

In late October we went on a truffle hunt with our guests.

Led by our friend Moreno, a young man who offers a service providing fun things to do in our area, off we went into the mountains of the Sibillini National Park to his friend Alberto’s family homestead.

Many families plant various types of [...]