Acquarossa is a leisure park, ideal place for children and adults located near the medieval village of Gualdo Cattaneo in Ponte di Ferro, the province of Perugia created on inventiveness of Cav. Francesco Angelelli. All ‘inside the park you will find a scenic circular route that will guide visitors through the landscape of gently rolling hills, vineyards, olive groves and lakes and the activities and resources that Mr Angelelli was able to patiently create and grow until today. To the delight of the children there the tour aboard the train that from the comfort leads to the discovery of the 8 acres of property near by visiting: Azienda Agraria Park, the site of the monoliths, the cottage Deer and Caprette, and yet the old mine of LINGNITE of 1926, the Angar Heliport and the Museum of the tractor and vintage cars. Many valuable resources that you can enjoy on the background of a breathtaking natural scenery. And for fans of the refinements, the Park Acquarossa stands on the ruins of the largest regional Lignite Mine of the last century whose entrance was recovered and set up an small room with pictures that illustrate the operation of the mine and the importance it had for the region . But the park is also Acquarossa exclusive location for the tasting of products d ‘excellence of‘ Azienda Agraria Monia Angelelli where the outstanding variety of legumes such as lentils find Pozzo and l ‘olive oil grown in an innovative plant varieties to increase content and narrow rows almost like a vineyard and harvest with a self-propelled machine runners traditionally used in the vineyards that allows the reduction of costs by improving productivity and product quality. A real concentration of resources, activities and exclusive of which you can enjoy to change the face to an ordinary day …
TYPICAL PRODUCTS AND WINES AGRICULTURAL MONIA ANGELELLI
To the delight of the cooks and lovers of the typical products you will find in the tasting room and sale of various types of legumes such as lentils Pozzo, Cannellini beans and Borlotti beans, chickpeas, spelled, jams of blackberries and currants, cheese Cascia and our olive oil. The wines like Sagrantino doc, the Montefalco red, the Umbria Rosso, the white of the famous winery: HILLS OF FONTEVECCHIE bordering the Park Acquarossa.
Our production of lentils from excellent quality is due to ‘high concentration of iron in the soil that influence the flavor and makes it resistant to pests, therefore we can not afford not to make use of any pesticide. Another feature that distinguishes our production is the rounded shape of the seed, which remains very small in size making it so very tasty and high quality. Moreover the color presents all shades from yellow to greenish brown until denoting speckled design that differs from other species monocolored. The product does not need prior soaking requiring so a cooking time of 15 minutes. The Jams biological are of high quality and go well for the tasting of cheeses of Cascia. All products are not strictly cultivated land by the Company are of local producers our employees producing excellence. As for the production of our oil by making a sensory tasting product, we will find an intense ….?