Via dell’Acquedotto Leopoldino, 54 Loc. Terrarossa - Monte Argentario (GR)

Eating Maremma Style

An unforgettable experience for the eyes and the palate

Il Country Relais La Mortella è nel circuito del Maremma Golf; i nostri clienti possono usufruire del green fee a prezzi scontati all’Argentario Golf Club, al Golf Club Punta Ala, al Pelagone Golf Club Toscana e al Terme di Saturnia Golf Club.

In the local restaurants of the Argentario, only minutes from our Country Relais, you can find excellent fresh fish bought at the fishermen’s market on the wharf and enjoy  traditional local dishes such as “caldaro”, lobster soup, spaghetti with mullet roe, marinated smoked eel, sardines, salted and dried blue whiting, etc.

Pasta courses worth trying include  i pici (pasta made by hand out of flour and salt),tortelli and acquacotta, a vegetable soup that was a poor man’s dish traditionally made by local farmers and charcoal-burners.

Meat lovers will enjoy  chianina steaksMaremma beef stew and  wild boar “alla cacciatora” with famous Morellino di Scansano Docg or Montecucco Doc wine.

The Tuscan Maremma is also known for its quality wines, both whites such as Ansonica and  Vermentino and young or aged reds;

there are plenty of wineries in the area selling quality wines, organic and IGP wines, as well as world-renowned extra virgin olive oil

 

Gaia at the reception desk can recommend  the best restaurants in the area for both meat and seafood dishes, and wineries where you can enjoy a tasting.