Meet Zeus our miniature sicilian donkey

Meet Zeus our miniature sicilian donkey

What a lovely gentle animal, he just loves to be patted, and loves sugar cubes, apples are his favourite, in a few months he will be able to take children on back rides..ohh what fun it will be.

 

Young Zeus the gentle donkey.
Young Zeus the gentle donkey.
This is the farm he came from, here are his dad, mom, sisters and uncles.
This is the farm he came from, here are his dad, mom, sisters and uncles.

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For a softer skin.

For a softer skin.

We are happy to have installed a new water softener at Villa Modica, what a difference it makes, softer skin, less detergents to use for laundry, softer hair after a refreshing shower.. Our water source comes from an artisan well drilled at a depth of 180 meters (590 ft), the water is pure and potable.. Continue Reading

Refreshing Orange Salad

Refreshing Orange Salad

During orange season nothing beats an original orange salad. Recipe for 2. Ingredients : 2 large oranges,2 green onions, 4 spoons extra virgin olive oil, a splash of balsamic vinegar, chilli pepper to taste, pinch of salt. Start by peeling 2 large oranges. Cut the oranges in small cubes, chop the green onions, toss them… Continue Reading

Our Local Winery

Our Local Winery

Every fall what a lovely sight, at Terrasol Winery fresh picked grapes are being delivered from our local grape growers, the Nero d’Avola, grape variety, is considered as the most typical and representative of deep red grape of Sicily, the word in old Sicilian dialect, “Calaurisi” which actually means, ‘grape of Avola.’ The Nero d’Avola has… Continue Reading

“Al Monaco” Best Fish Restaurant..

“Al Monaco” Best Fish Restaurant..

Al Monaco restaurant is located just 20 km north from the Villa, immersed in the lovely countryside, surrounded by open meadows there is one of the best restaurants in the area, where only the locals go to, their specialty is fish, for only 25 euros you get about 15 different courses of delicious fresh fish,… Continue Reading