The story of a tearoom in Le Marche ….
The story of the tearoom in a old cantinone begins a long time ago…
When Jan & Jane left New Zeland to find their dream home, they arrived to the Vecchio Cantinone of Cupramontana, they were happy and did understand that they just arrived on the right place where dreams be fulfilled and they now live there. Marche Country Homes
“...On our first viewing, Grazia met us at the property, showed us all over the accessible areas and gave us an insight into the history of the building. Then we went on to see 7 more properties all in a day. (…)”
Jane, 20 may 2001 www.cantinone.co.uk
Since then, after two years of projecting and restructuring the old cantinone, Jan & Jane did realize their project of a Bed & Breakfast with tea house to start a touristic welcome activity in the Marche region, the region they chose for reinvent their live. Where to Stay
The old cellar, with the surrounding great area on a rich territory of fruit trees and blackberry and raspberry, abandoned thirty years ago ,is now Il Vecchio Cantinone, an elegant patronal house in stone with swimming-pool, which came back to life on the sweet hills of Cupramontana, village, where on the beginning ‘900 began the cultivation of vineyard for the production of the bitter white wine , the Verdicchio of Castelli di Jesi, which did permit to notice the Marche region all over the world.
When Jane did become more familiar about the territory in which she lives, she changed idea about the tea house…. in her marchisan paradise and then decided that she would hold alive the historical vocation of the old cantinone and in the underground locals she would realize a stock of vintage wines where promote the local enological delicious, from the Verdicchio (white wine) to the Rosso Conero (red wine of the Conero Area) Rosso Lacrima (red wine of the Morro d’Alba Area), from the Falerio (white wine of the Southern Le Marche Area) to the Rosso Piceno (red wine of the Piceno Area), from the vino di visciola to the golden passiti. Marche Food & Wine - The Shop
Il Vecchio Cantinone
Where to Stay
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The Paradise Possible Team