Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Tuscan Vegetarian Soup from Fonteverde Spa!


One of the greatest healing spa experiences in the world can be found at Fonteverde Spa Hotel in Tuscany, Italy.
In this segment taken from Organic Living TV with the Hippy Gourmet - "great spas of Italy tour" - we are so honored to visit meet Sous Chef Michele D'Apolito, venture out into the organic gardens to pick fresh herbs and then head into the kitchen to prepare a simple and delicious Vegetable Soup with Orso Pasta!

When you check into Fonteverde Spa Hotel, you have an opportunity to consult with the spa doctor who not only assesses your health and spa regimen for your stay, but also the doctor speaks directly to the chef and kitchen, outlining the best types of healthy meals to be custom prepared for your diet.

There is healing magic in the hills of Tuscany! Whether it's the volcanic waters, the spa treatments, the organic locally produced foods, or a combination of all these together, Fonteverde embodies one of the best examples of this gestalt spa/resort experiences!

You can buy a full version of this episode on DVD available on Amazon.com.


Theresa said...

Sounds very relaxing.

Julia Robertson said...

I left my heart on a hillside in Tuscany. Any time I am having a bad day at work I just close my eyes and am right back there. This piece is a walk down memory lane. Traveling to Tuscany is chicken soup for the traveler's soul.