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Truffle Hunting in Chianti

Come and try the experience of "digging" a truffle out of the soil for the first time under the guidance of an expert truffle hunter and his dogs

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Fattoria Le Pietre Vive, località Monteaperti map
Fattoria Le Pietre Vive, località Monteaperti
via Martiri di Monteaperti 4, 53019 Castelnuovo Berardenga SI, Italia
From 01 June 2020 to 20 December 2020
Mail: info@lepietrevive.it
Tel. +393334663208
Prices include

Excursion with expert, local truffle hunter and his dogs

Assistance of English speaking interpreter

Little tasting session with truffle crostini and a glass of our own Chianti


Supplemental charges

Subsantial snack with truffle crostini, local specialities with truffle and/or other local products, accompanied by our own Chianti

Special truffle menu cooking class in the big farm house kitchen

Dinner at Le Pietre Vive restaurant at the farm house to try some of the various delicious dishes made with these precious fruits of the earth.

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Fattoria La Pietre Vive, lovalità Monteaperti

The hunt usually lasts between 1 to 2 hours depending on the weather and the luck of the hunt! In spring and summer when the dry heat does not allow the dogs to work at their best during the day it is necessary go truffle hunting in the early morning, around 8:30 or to postpone it until the early evening, say 5:30-6:00 pm.

The morning truffle hunt works well with a lunch cooking class to follow, while the afternooon/early evening hunt can be followed by a truffle based dinner at the farm house restaurant.

Naturally both are also available as stand alone activities.

Az. Agr. Fattoria Le Pietre Vive di Montaperti di Guerrini Nicola
P.IVA: 01112260524
Strada di Monteapertaccio 1
Castelnuovo Berardenga