Win a Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany

Radicondoli is a tiny Tuscan hill town located 30 minutes south of Florence (Firenze).

Radicondoli is a tiny Tuscan hill town located 30 minutes south of Florence (Firenze).

Learn about Tuscany’s farm-to-table cuisine at Il Campo Cucina – a unique cooking school located in a picturesque hill town near Siena. Meet the “teachers” – local women who hold classes in their homes, on their farms, and in other historic buildings. Discover the secret to making perfect lasagna, gnocchi, tiramisu and other traditional Italian dishes.

Marlane and her assistant Marco are looking forward to welcoming the winner of the Food and Wine Adventure to Tuscany.

Marlane and her assistant Marco are looking forward to welcoming
the winner of the Food and Wine Adventure to Tuscany.

This Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany is hosted by Marlane Miriello, an Italian-American who was drawn to the sense of community and sustainable lifestyle of tiny Radicondoli and is passionate about the foods, wines and culture of authentic Italy. This passion caused her to create Il Campo Cucina in 2010.

HOW TO ENTER

  • Subscribe to Authentic Luxury Travel, enter your email address in the Subscribe box on the site and click on “Submit.”
  • Enter the capcha code as requested by FeedBurner.
  • Important: activate your subscription by clicking on the link in the email you will receive from the site.
  • In order to enter, your subscription must be active.
  • Everyone – EVEN SUBSCRIBERS – needs to complete the following statement in the comment box at the bottom of Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany on Authentic Luxury Travel (not JohnnyJet.com).
  • My favorite book (fiction or non-fiction) about Italy or my favorite movie set in Italy is _________________________. Examples: Under the Tuscan Sun, Tea With Mussolini.
Many former Il Campo Cucina guests describe their week in Radicondoli as “The trip of a lifetime.”

Many former Il Campo Cucina guests describe their week in Radicondoli as “The trip of a lifetime.”

WHAT THE GETAWAY INCLUDES:

This Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany includes one week for one person at Il Campo Cucina, based in the beautiful, undiscovered medieval village of Radicondoli, near Siena.

Included in the week are:

  • Six nights lodging in a beautiful eco-sustainably restored Tuscan farmhouse (double occupancy): single room upgrade available for US$400
  • Pick-up and drop-off on Day One and Day Seven in Florence at specified times and locations.
  • All ground transportation during the week.
  • English speaking tour guides.
  • Four hands-on cooking lessons with Italian mammas and top chefs in village farms and kitchens.
  • A cheese tasting and tour of an organic sheep farm and artisan cheese factory followed by lunch with the shepherd and his family.
  • A wine, olive oil and Tuscan products tasting.
  • Excursions to famous Tuscan villages including Siena and San Gimignano.
  • Hikes around the village and farms surrounding Radicondoli.
  • Meals in trattorias in the village and countryside as well as in Siena and San Gimignano.
  • All meals, wines and beverages during the week.
  • A recipe journal and Il Campo Cucina apron.

SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT:

The winner of the Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany has the option of enjoying the trip or transferring the prize. Wouldn’t this make a wonderful gift for someone special?

MISCELLANEOUS

  • The Food and Wine Adventure to Tuscany excludes airfare.
  • The value of the trip is $3,800.00 (USD)
  • The winner can select their week from Il Campo Cucina’s 2013 or 2014 calendar.
  • Participation is dependent on space being available.
  • The Palio week 2013 or 2014 is not included in the contest.
  • The drawing will take place on August 3, 2013 and announced the following day.
  • Entries must be submitted before midnight (Pacific Standard Time) August 2, 2013.

CONDITIONS OF ENTRY

  • Participants must be 21 years of age  or older residing within or outside of the United States.
  • Winner will be drawn at random by computer and notified by the email you used to subscribe to this website.
  • Only one entry per person please (leave only one comment on Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany).

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15 Comments on "Win a Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany"

  1. My favorite movie featuring italy is Quantum of Solace

  2. Under the Tuscan Sun

  3. Kari, Please leave your comment on http://authenticluxurytravel.elizabethhansen.net/2013/06/win-a-food-and-wine-adventure-in-tuscany.html
    A comment left on JohnnyJet’s site is not a valid entry in the contest.

  4. My favorite book (fiction or non-fiction) about Italy or my favorite movie set in Italy is Catch 22.

  5. My favorite movie about Italy is Under the Tuscan Sun!

  6. My favorite books about Italy are Donna Leon’s series of mysteries set in Venice, featuring Commissario Guido Brunetti.

  7. The movie – Come September

  8. A favorite movie of mine is Enchanted April (1992), set in a lovely villa in Portofino. It’s message is beautiful and timeless.

  9. Comments left on JohnnyJet’s site do not qualify as entries in the Win a Food and Wine Adventure in Tuscany contest. Please leave your comments on http://authenticluxurytravel.elizabethhansen.net/2013/06/win-a-food-and-wine-adventure-in-tuscany.html

  10. Very cool contest and prize!

  11. FYI: the URL for my site Authentic Luxury Travel has changed. The new URL is http://www.AuthenticLuxuryTravel.net
    Thanks! Elizabeth Hansen

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