17 Sep
Le Pratola’s Pizza Oven

At Le Pratola we are delighted to have a large domed shaped brick pizza oven in our courtyard. This year we reconditioned the...

25 Jul
L’Eroica, Gaiole in Chianti

Every first Sunday in October Gaiole in Chianti hosts the annual L'Eroica vintage bike race. This is an amazing weekend: in 2017 there...

Le Pratola Luxury Villa Tuscany
22 Nov
Capturing the Dream

One Sunday morning after another punishing week at work, we saw an ad in the weekend FT for a villa for sale in...

Tuscan Foods
13 Oct
5 Great Resources for Wine Lovers

It's no secret that we love a good wine here at Le Pratola. We are, after all, nestled in the glorious Tuscan hills,...

Speak like an Italian in less than a minute (free video)
19 May
Speak like an Italian

If you’ve always dreamt of learning a few friendly phrases for your trip to Italy (or even to your local Italian restaurant) please watch...

Women and Wine
27 Feb
Women and Wine

There’s no denying that Tuscany is famous for its wine making traditions, with the popular Chianti Classico tracing its roots back to at...