Il Mandorleto Agritourism
Il Mandorleto originated as organic farm thanks to the in-laws of Maurizio Stellino who, deeply in love with this country, decided with his wife born in Enna to abandon the career of computer and move from Rome to undertake an activity that excites the farm and i very much excited, with the hope that one day his children can become the heirs, carrying on the tradition started by their parents. As its name suggests, the farm specializes in the production of organic almond sweet flavor, grown on about 14 hectares of land, which are sold directly to consumers, and can be enjoyed in loco.
To contribute to the excellent results that the farm reaches a daily basis, there is the entire family of Maurizio, composed by his wife and his two sons. Il Mandorleto's kitchen is personally supervised by his son Marco, who teases the palate of its guests with dishes that are an expression of local tradition, prepared with local products linked to seasonal and mostly organic.
Among the sweets that Il Mandorleto offers to its customers, deserve a mention of Carlo Amodeo's honey and homemade jams served during breakfast, sbriciolata ennese, almond ice cream and sherbet aroma of mulberry blacks, both belonging to the traditional Sicilian cuisine.
A look at the main structure consists of a farmhouse carefully reconstructed in the foreground lies the Stellino family, while in the ground floor there are five spacious rooms intended for the stay of customers, rooms furnished in Art Nouveau style and equipped with all amenities, as well the panoramic restaurant with windows from which you can enjoy views of the beautiful walled garden, in which are located three wooden chalets that house pretty complete apartments. A large swimming pool, picnic area with gazebo and barbecue and a fully equipped camper area with four pitches complement and enrich the farm offer, which boasts multipurpose activity. Il Mandorleto, in fact, is also an equestrian center affiliated to Fitetrec-Ante, the Italian Federation of Equestrian Tourism, and as such offers many activities with horses, including riding lessons with a golf school and horse riding, cycling or on foot, all with the supervision and companion equestrian Alessandro, first-born son.