Truffle hunting tradition in Tuscany
Tuscany is not famous only for tuscan wine but also for the truffle hunting!
Consider that in 1954, in San Miniato, was found the biggest truffle in the world: 2540 grams!
Truffle hunting rapresent a really tradition in San Miniato and we like to share it and to tell you about it.
This experience is perfect for those who love and respect nature. With our trusty truffle hunter and his dog, we tell you everything about truffle like tradition, curiosity and secrets.
Before to start the truffle hunting tours we will have a quick briefing to understand the rules to respect during the tour. Then: Let’s go walking in the woods in search of truffles!
Truffle hunter tell you the difference from a good italian truffles to a fake truffles and show you how to recognize it. You will learn something interesting about the quality of italian truffles and the difference from the artificial products.
At the end of the truffle hunting we move to our winery Podere Pellicciano – Agrisole and we start our wine tours.
We start the visit walking in our vineyard and olive gorve. Then we continue in our cellar where we explain the winemaking process and the aging of our wines.
After, in our winery, we have the wine tasting with all our wine in pairing with italian truffles and typical tuscany food like: Tuscan sausage, salami, pancetta, soppressata and more.
We speak Italian and English on request and with a little advance we can offer translation services for French, German, Portuguese and Russian.
A baby parking service is available on request.
The duration of the “Truffle Hunting & Wine Tours” is usually around 4.5 hours!
- 120 € per person
- Truffle hunt: Children over 6 years pay half price for the truffle hunting and the fresh truffle tasting, otherwise, if they do not consume it is free
- Contact us for groups over 10 persons
Reservation is require
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A little about the truffle from San Miniato
We are avaiable all year for our experience, please write us for reservation or more information.
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