We will start the day with a truffle hunting demonstration with a dog in the woods. Then we will visit the medieval town of Citerna. We will go back to the farm where we will visit our truffle museum to learn about its history and origins. We will carry out the tasting of the founded truffles and I will give you practical advices on the conservation of the truffle. Truffle cooking lesson. Lunch with truffle recipes and homemade products and typical wine. "A Truffle day", a unique, fascinating and educational experience. I will guide you through the whole process, finding and digging truffles, teaching you how to distinguish and taste the different varieties and how to use them in the kitchen. (Children's policy: 0-6 free, 7-12 50%, +12 adult share). Co-host's name: Francesco Antonio Fristachi, my father.
I am a guide of the Truffe with specific knowledge on the typical local products of the Upper Tiber Valley. It is a unique area in the world for the culture and collection of truffles, of which only we locals know the most ancient secrets. For many years we have maintained its original character with passion and tenacity and conservation linked to tradition and popular customs. Maintaining the intensity and pleasantness of the freshly picked truffle, in strict respect of naturalness and without additives of any kind, is a sort of exhilarating challenge that is renewed every time. Only through the knowledge of a local guide and a dog trained with ancient techniques such as this land, will you be able to savor the taste and flavor of an experience appreciated all over the world.
As a guide driver I will transport you by car from the city center where we will meet up to the heart of the farm where the…
The Truffle Tour is a unique and evocative experience. I guide our guests on a fascinating expedition through the woods, hunting truffles with dogs! After an optional visit to a medieval hamlet the day goes on visiting the farm and the truffle museum and then let’s have fun in kitchen for a lesson on how to prepare the day’s harvest and, of course, a tasting meal. (Loc. Santo Stefano del Piano - Città di Castello).
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