Saturday 7th April, from 9am to 1pm, the producers of “Mercatale di Sovicille” offer a full Easter shopping at 0 kilometres. In Piazza delle Repubblica, San Rocco a Pilli, many local seasonal products will be awaiting you alongside artisans of the area.
Bring along with you empty plastic bottles to fill up with milk and washing up liquids from the various taps. Also remember a bag for your shopping.
A NEW GUEST: the Tenuta Astrone di Sarteano farm will be joining in and they have announced to be supplying freshly picked saffron and asparagus to add an elegant touch to your Easter meal.
Fresh fish will also be available thanks to the Venere di Talamone cooperative, who will eagerly explain how to clean and cook your fish.
At the Associazione Erbandando’s counter they will be talking about self-production and critical consumption and specifically about how to make a home-made stock-cube.
There will be a handicraft corner:
-the Spedco Saponi laboratory from Fiesole their soaps;
-cooper jewel creations of Patrizia Zibordi from Murlo;
-the ceramics and terracotta of Silvia Ghelardini, from the Urban Clay laboratory of Siena.
As always the Osteria del Mercatale offers a delicious local lunch at the Bottega di Stigliano for 15 euros per person.
If interested it is possible to book at the following numbers 0577 345624 – 342 7438488 or else once there ask at the Erbandando stand in the square.