Two products put Tuscany on the food and wine map: wine and truffles. Enjoy the best of both with a beautiful truffle hunting in the countryside followed by a special wine tasting with Brunello di Montalcino. In this private truffle land, you will discover precious white and black truffles. You will be taught how to identify the various species of trees and the ideal habitat for truffle growth, participating in a truffle hunt adventure alongside beautiful hunting dogs. At the end of the hunt, a private tasting or lunch with truffle and Brunello will take place in one of the most precious family-owned wineries of Montalcino. The outing is offered throughout the year except in May. Sturdy shoes or boots are strongly recommended.
In addition to teaching participants how to create a delectable three-course Tuscan meal, this lesson includes tips on advanced preparation and storage, a subject every host can appreciate.
Overlooking one of Italy’s most beautiful and renowned squares, Piazza del Campo in Siena, famous for the Palio horse race, guests will savor a delectable dinner served in a private terrace on the top of a historical palace.