The castagnaccio is a typical cake from Tuscany, but more in general from Italy where chestnuts are part of the local food cultural. Marradi is the town of the Marron Buono di Marradi, a fine and big chestnut’s species. In the past, the castagnaccio cake was a typical Carnival cake, together with frittelle di riso,
Marradi is a lively town and during summer is a tourist destination for all those people looking for the real summer breeze. There are also several events from late June to early September. July and August in Marradi Soffitte in Piazza – every Thursday in July and August there is the antiques market by night;
In the past century Palazzo Torriani hosted the legendary Chef Martino, whose cookbook and delicious recipes are now preserved by Anna Maria and her daughter Mariaemilia. Legend has it that he never cooked the same dish in a year time! Some of Martino’s recipes are now passed down during the cooking classes at Palazzo Torriani.
Palazzo Torriani is more than 500 years old and after long restoration works, it’s back to its original splendor.In particular the building preserves several artworks by the Chini family and perfect example of Italian Liberty style. Here some of the most precious artworks preserved. The dining room On the first floor there is the most
While September is the month of grape harvest in the Chianti region, October is the month of chestnuts harvest in Marradi and surroundings. Here there is the production of the “Marron buono di Marradi”, renowned all around the world for its quality.
Have a look at the events we organized for this cold November. Chocolate at Palazzo Saturday November 18th the Tuscan master chocolatier Simone de Castro is at Palazzo Torriani to celebrate his birthday and prepares some special confectionery from chocolate. After a quick introduction to cacao’s history, Simone introduces us to the marvelous world of
We’re happy to announce that we received the score of 9.6 by the renownwed Booking.com: Palazzo Torriani is one of the reccommended accomodation in Marradi! We’re very pleased with this recognition that we achieved thanks also to our guests’ reviews. We are always happy to say that at Palazzo Torriani customers are always guests and