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If you are interested in some alternative food and wine experiences to do at the end of a guided tour in Chianti, few km from San Gimignano there is one of the oldest estates in Italy, still belonging to a historic Florentine family, which organizes truffle hunting experiences in the countryside.
You can play the role of an explorer for a day and venture together with an expert truffle hunter and his truffle dog through the woods of the Tuscan countryside looking for this rare mushroom with an unforgettable taste.
The truffle hunter will tell you everything there is to know about this delicious product, giving you information on where truffles grow and when it’s truffle season in Italy. He will reveal you some secrets on how to recognize authentic high-quality truffles and the differences between white and black truffle. Then he will guide you through the woods in this exciting hunting experience.
Right after, if you want you can have a small truffle snacks tasting paired with Tuscan wines produced at the estate.
This is a perfect activity for nature and good food lovers and for those looking for an alternative experience in a super exclusive location.
Why go truffle hunting in Chianti?