Piazza della Libertà
Embark on an authentic truffle hunting adventure in the picturesque town of San Miniato, renowned for its exquisite truffles. This experience offers a unique opportunity to explore the Tuscan countryside while discovering the secrets of truffle hunting.
Your truffle hunting journey begins with a warm welcome from our local truffle expert and their trained truffle dog. You’ll learn about the different types of truffles, their seasonality, and the rich history of truffle hunting in the region.
As you venture into the lush woods surrounding San Miniato, watch the truffle dog skillfully sniff and uncover these hidden treasures. You’ll have the chance to participate in the search, learning the techniques of locating and delicately extracting truffles from the ground.
The highlight of the experience is a truffle tasting session, where you’ll savor freshly harvested truffles prepared in traditional Tuscan dishes. This gastronomic delight will be complemented by a selection of local wines, enhancing the flavors of the truffles.
This truffle hunting experience in San Miniato is not just about finding truffles; it’s an immersion into the local culture and traditions, offering a glimpse into the rural lifestyle of Tuscany.