Truffle hunting in Tuscany

In Tuscany there is a long tradition of truffle hunting. In particular, in San Miniato there are professional truffle hunters looking for the white truffle. It's possible to experience a truffle hunting (and tasting of course!) with a special guide. Truffle hunting in 3 steps: 1) Find it!
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
 2) Look at it!
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
 3) Taste it!
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
San Miniato truffle [Photo Credits: Massimo Cucchiara http://ow.ly/hOgzM]
If you want to know some recipes with truffle have a look at Tuscanycious. For some information about 2013 truffle fairs in Tuscany have a look here. A big thank to Massimo Cucchiara of Truffle in Tuscany fot his wonderful photos!