TRUFFLE HUNTING & TRUFFLE COOKING CLASS
Do you want to deepen your knowledge of one of the finest slow-food products in the world?
Take part in our truffle hunt with Mirco and Luca and savor the true and unique emotion of finding, smelling and touching one of the most precious fruits of the earth.
Our authorized guides will introduce you to the world of truffle hunting, they will teach you to recognize the trees under which they grow, the ideal habitat for truffle growth, and how to cook and store them.
End the morning with a cooking class completely based on fresh truffles, where you will learn how to treat and cook this precious ingredient. Then enjoy what you have prepared in our wonderful garden or in one of our exclusive private rooms accompanied by the tasting of our wines and organic oils.
The whole experience includes 1 hour and a half of real truffle hunting with one of our authorized guides in the truffle areas around San Gimignano, a lesson on what is the truffle, and first-hand experience of truffle hunting with one of the wonderful dogs.
Visit our Vernaccia vineyard, one of the oldest in San Gimignano, and to our olive grove, with an explanation of the farm and the various production processes.
2h / 3h Truffle-based cooking class:
- Bruschetta with lardo di Colonnata and fresh truffle
- Homemade Tagliatelle or Maltagliati with fresh truffles
- Meat (fillet or pork loin) with fresh truffles
- Tiramisu truffles
Program: Meet our licensed guides at Podere La Marronaia at 8:15 AM.
Go to the nearest truffle area and experience the 360 ° truffle hunting experience.
Go back to Podere La Marronaia, visit our vineyard and have fun in our family kitchen by learning how this precious food is used and treated.
Then relax in our garden or in one of our exclusive rooms eating what you have cooked in combination with the tasting of our organic wines and oils.
Truffle hunting is free for children under 12 years old. Meal with ” A-la-Carte ” Menù.
We recommend wearing sneakers or trekking shoes.
The Truffle Hunting Experience could be shared with other small groups.