Tuscany Truffle Hunting

Among the woods and vines in our area of sloping Chianti hills are hidden price less treasures; the earth’s bounty changes with every season. In fact, in summer you can follow Luigi in search of the famous black truffle, while in the fall he’ll forage for the legendary white truffle. Then, no matter what the season and what the hunt, at the end of your pursuits Simone will welcome you all back home with a truffle-based tuscan lunch.


Truffle hunting* + lunch at the hunting cottage – 3:30 hours

10:00AM – 1:30PM Available Mon-wed-Fri-Sun

Choose to indulge with a sumptuous 4 courses meal with fresh truffle
Lunch sample – lunch is a four courses meal served in sequence: mix of antipasti with truffle, fresh pasta, main course and dessert.
Include soft drinks and our family wines.

We don’t provide transportation.

2 to 10 participants 120 euro per person
4-10 years old 50%
Under 4 years old,  free of charge


Truffle hunting* + cooking class at the hunting cottage – 5 hours

9:00AM – 2:00PM  Available on Saturday

After the hunting come to prepare your truffle meal, 4 recipes meal with truffles.
Include aprons and lunch with wines.

We don’t provide transportation

2 to 8 participants 180 euro per person
4-10 years old 50%
Under 4 years old,  free of charge

* In case of rain we will try to reschedule, if not possible you will enjoy only truffle lunch + truffle products gift and meet our dogs at the hunting cottage.

 

White Precious Truffles

White Precious Truffles 
Tuber magnaticum Pico – Available from 15 September to 15 December.
White Truffles have a powerful, complex, faintly garlicky aroma and an intense flavour.

Black Autumn Truffles

Black Autumn Truffles
Tuber Uncinatum – Available from September to December.
Black Autumn Truffles have a wonderful earthy flavour and aroma, with hazelnuts, chocolate, and vanilla.

Black Winter Truffles

Black Winter Truffles 
Tuber Melanosporum Cittadini – Available from November to March.
These truffles are Grade A quality. Carefully washed and ready for use. Min size each piece 15+ Grams. Individually selected.

Whitish Bianchetto Truffles

Whitish Bianchetto Truffles 
Tuber Borchii – Available from January to March.
These whitish truffles should not be confused with the true white truffle, the Tuber Magnatum. They have a powerful garlic aroma and flavour and make a very reasonably priced and interesting Truffle experience.

Black Summer Truffles

Black Summer Truffles 
Tuber Aestivum – Available from June to November.
Black Summer Truffles have a strong flavour and aroma when fully mature, with hints of earthiness, hazelnuts, chocolate, and vanilla.