The forest is full of surprises: the trees change their appearance, the leaves turn of many colors and fall , the latest fruits are preparing to mature.
Today we went with our teachers in the forest to know better these gifts and....
all the ground was covered with so many leaves and curls.
Take a look! From some open curly you can see the chestnuts.
We are not alone. Who's in the woods? This people are collecting chestnuts.
A lady shows us the chestnuts gathered in her apron and tell us that with chestnuts can be prepared so many good things to eat. A typical dessert of our country is the chestnut cake . Want to know the recipe? Read here
But how good are these chestnuts! Want to know a nursery rhyme? Continue to follow.
di farina ne ha un sacchetto;
se lo mangi non si lagna,
questo frutto è la castagna.
La castagna in acqua cotta
prende il nome di ballotta.
Arrostita e profumata,
prende il nome di bruciata.
Se la macino è farina:
dolce, fina, leggerina.
Se la impasto che ne faccio?
Un fragante castagnaccio!