NOVARA DI SICILIA
From grain to flour in Sicily's most enchanting mill
Ancient Mill Novara di Sicilia
The village Novara di Sicilia, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy in the province of Messina, owned 14 mills. The Ancient Mill experience takes place in the most authentic and faithful mill of the tradition which was water and horizontal wheel.
Novara di Sicilia
Ancient Mill consist of
The 1690 water mill, located near the San Giorgio river, will be the enchanting scenery of this experience. In an oasis of greenery and fragrant flowers, the owner will welcome you, heir to several generations of this ancient craft.
The Mill will be presented in the context of the Sicilian territory, in that corner of Paradise which is Nuara between the Nebrodi and the Peloritani.
We will then move on to the presentation of the different qualities of ancient Sicilian wheat: Maiorca, Timilia, Russello, Perciasacchi.
A water wheel will be activated to allow the millstones to rotate and to make the flour flow out, using only the energy of the water.
Ancient Mill Novara di Sicilia in
"A puff of flour"
Participants will have a small amount of whole flour from the mill to be kneaded to create a loaf which can then be heated on the grill as tradition.
– Get in touch with nature and our ancient knowledge
– Improves reasoning skills and practical sense
– Boost your patience and determination
What it includes
– Expert miller
– Materials and work tools
– Sicily-experience Souvenir
In the mill of Novara di Sicilia. The meeting place is the town of Novara di Sicilia, the exact place will be communicated to you at the time of booking.