Italvilla

Kingston House, 7 London Road, Old Stratford, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England, MK19 6AE
Tel  (+44) 01908 265008 Fax (+44) 01908 260879
e-mail: nino@italvilla.net

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Property for Sale in Tuscany - TO178
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TO178
TO178 £145,000

Old village house, restored but perhaps in need of some sprucing up, located in sunny position in the Alta Garfagnana, 650 metres above sea level, 67 km North of Lucca and approximately 100 from Pisa and the airport. The coast, at Viareggio is just over 60 km away.

The bungalow style house is about 115 square metres with 5 rooms, plus kitchen, bathroom and cellars, has central heating system and is sold furnished.

Nice piece of land around the building of approximately 1000 square metres.

TO178 TO178

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ACQUACOTTA

400 g fresh ceps
8 slices stale bread, with the crusts removed
2 cloves garlic
200 g ripe or canned tomatoes
1 stock cube
3 eggs
salt, pepper, oil, Parmesan cheese

The name means “cooked water” and is a very typical Tuscan dish with many variation depending on the different areas.
Clean and trim the mushrooms and cut in thick strips. Brown lightly the bread in the oven then place two slices at the bottom of each soup plate.
Saute’ the mushrooms with the garlic for appx 10 minutes then add the tomatoes passed through a sieve or a food mill, the stock cube, salt and pepper. Pour a quarter of a litre of boiling water, stir well and simmer for 30-40 minutes.
Break the eggs in a bowl, add the cheese and beat lightly with a fork. Add the boiling stock, a ladleful at a time, stirring continuously.
Pour 2 ladlefuls of soup onto the slices of toasted bread in the individual bowl.

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Italvilla, Kingston House, 7 London Road, Old Stratford, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire,
England, MK19 6AE, Tel (+44) 01908 265008, Fax (+44) 01908 260879, e-mail: nino@italvilla.net

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