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18 10, 2014

October 10th 2014: Game over !

By | 2017-10-17T09:36:54+00:00 October 18th, 2014|News|0 Comments

The 2014 grape harvest is finished: probably it will be remembered in Tuscany as the worst  since 1992. Very rainy spring, low temperatures in summer with many cloudy days, again more heavvy rains in September. The results: low yield (minus 50%) and critical quality for some grape varieties. Even worst could be the upcoming olive [...]

31 08, 2014

September 1, 2014 Tauck again named one of the “World’s Best Tour Operator” !

By | 2017-10-17T09:36:54+00:00 August 31st, 2014|News|0 Comments

MESSAGE FROM TAUCK’S WORLWIDE OPERATIONS Dear Fattoria Colleverde,

  We are extremely grateful to the readers of Travel + Leisure, one of the world's most respected travel magazines, for voting Tauck one of the "World's Best Tour Operators" for the 17th year in a row! In addition, I'm proud to tell you that Tauck was also [...]

22 07, 2014

July 21, 2014

By | 2017-10-17T09:36:54+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|News|0 Comments

A group of 44 executives and partners participating in the International Convention 'Golden Circus Marriot' visited Colleverde for a "Cooking@-the-Cellar" food experience. Lots of wine and fun, despite the heavy summer storm.

23 11, 2012

November 2012: Olive harvest time

By | 2017-10-17T09:36:54+00:00 November 23rd, 2012|News|0 Comments

When the aroma of truffles and mushrooms begin to fill the air, time to start the olive harvest has come. As in most Tuscan areas, olives are harvested in the months of November and December. But in Lucca - being the area so close to the seaside - the harvest might begin as early as [...]