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End of the Road?

We’ve had a bit of a rough start to 2015 in the Abruzzo region, well actually that’s not true ….. it goes back to the tail end of 2013! That’s when we had the first of the terrain-changing rain and … Continue reading

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Back in 1921 …………

While the weather’s been holding up, I decided to wheel the Capo out and give it a wash. As I soaped, sponged and lathered my way down the left hand side something caught my eye and a hollow feeling opened … Continue reading

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The Fissure King

What good is a motorbike or a car for that matter, if you don’t have a road to run along? About 10 days ago Jan and I went to do the weekly shopping and I must admit I was already … Continue reading

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….and winter hasn’t started yet!

Now I’m not a superstitious fella, but 2013 is certainly making its presence know as it drags out its final days. First we have typical warm autumnal weather, rather rudely pushed aside in favour of a month’s rain in two … Continue reading

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Olive oil 2013

For us the olive picking season is over. Picked, pressed and the deliciously aromatic end product, our liquid gold, is safely stored in stainless steel tanks. A good job really, as last week’s balmy 20-25c has given way to ‘cyclone … Continue reading

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