UN BRINDISI IN VILLA: Beauty, Art and Wine for ATT
Palazzo Aldobrandini del Papa and Movimento Turismo del Vino Toscana present “Un brindisi in Villa”, a charity event for ATT – Tumor Tuscany Association. An afternoon of visits accompanied by Wine Tasting with the most prestigious wine cellars of the territory: Saturday 24 November 2018 from 16.00 to 20.00, with departures every 30 minutes (Max 20 people per group). Admission requires a minimum bid of 10 euros. The funds raised will be used for free oncological home care services.
Movement of Tuscan Wine Tourism, together with the Association of Italian Historic Houses – Delegation of Tuscany, present the series of events “Un Brindisi in Villa”: charity initiatives set in villas and historic houses of our region. Tours and tastings will be organized in places usually closed to the public open for the occasion. The first of the events, in collaboration with ADSI Toscana, will take place at Palazzo Aldobrandini del Papa in Florence on November 24, 2018. Part of the proceeds from the event will go to charity to ATT.
“The beauty of Tuscany that we have already highlighted with the latest edition of Cantine Aperte is also found in the many villas scattered throughout Tuscany and this event was designed for lovers of beauty – explains the president of the Tuscan Wine Tourism Movement, Violante Gardini – these monuments thanks to this initiative will be revealed to the public with an unusual aperitif, all with the aim of supporting ATT in the oncological home care service, because together we can be stronger and launch a positive message ».
PALAZZO ALDOBRANDINI DEL PAPA
The first date. The date chosen for the first event is Saturday, November 24 at Palazzo Aldobrandini del Papa, in Piazza Madonna Aldobrandini, in the heart of Florence. A unique opportunity for lovers of wonders since the apartment is located in a building in the historic center, in front of the entrance of the Medici Chapels (between the market of San Lorenzo and Santa Maria Novella), normally closed to the public. To welcome the fans and to guide them in the private rooms will be the two hosts that will host the wineries for this first date. The event will last from 16, opening hours, until 8.00 pm and can be accessed through a minimum offer of 10 euros which includes a guided tour of the apartment (every 30 minutes), the glass and the MTV glass bib Tuscany, fundamental tools to be able to then taste surrounded by the beauty of the rooms of the Palazzo dozens of Tuscan wine labels.
A BENEFICENCE EVENT
The event A Brindisi in Villa wants to be as said also an opportunity for charity and reflection on current issues: part of the collection will be devolved to an operating reality in the Tuscan territory that hosts the initiative and in this case will therefore be donated to the ATT (Tumors Tuscany Association) association with which the Movement has already collaborated in December 2013 with a charity auction organized at the Antinori winery, in the Chianti Classico. In particular, the evening’s harvest will be used for free oncology home care. The main purpose of the non-profit organization founded in 1999 is to improve the quality of life of patients and family members, allowing patients to live at home their illness, thanks to a multi-specialized team of doctors, psychologists, professional nurses, and socio-health workers .