21 May 2006
Another Guest, Another Adventure
It's full on spring seaon in May and we find ourselves enjoying guests and sprintime flowers. If we aren't having glorious sunny weather all the time at least we are having fun. One of our last guests came for a long weekendwhich was a special reunion for them. They did a bit of hiking, getting to the top of Cucetto before the weather chased them back down. They didn't quite get that 360 panoramic view in, but they did scare 4 chamois on the path on their way up. They were all surprised. While they were here they also did the Pinerolo market tour and a bit of this and that before deciding that if the weather wouldn't cooperate, then they would just give in and do a cooking seminar. We arranged for them to have a go making fresh ricotta and "ortiche" ravioli, combined with oh- so -sweet fresh cherry tomato sauce and a few other treats to make a well balanced meal. It was good fun and the results were indeed quite scrumptious. So a good time was had by all and we didn't even mind the weather.
Thanks Jane & Jonathon!