November, white truffle in Tuscany, gourmet tourism.
Do you like white truffle? Come at Fattoria del Colle to discover more about the Crete senesi kind: how to find them, how to cook them and mostly how to eat them.
White truffle and fine Tuscan red wines, a full immersion in culinary pleasures surrounded by the most beautiful and intact countryside in the world.
3 WEEKENDS WITH TRUFFLE IN TUSCANY
Three different appointment: the weekends of the 1st-3rd November and the following 8th-10th and 15th-17th during which at San Giovanni d’Asso castle in the municipality of Montalcino( 10km away from our farm) you will find food stands and artistic craftsmanship.
TRUFFLE HUNTING AND COOKING LESSONS
The schedule is dense, captivating and it goes from romantic dinners truffle based to wine tasting in our Brunello and Orcia cellars.
Your home for this delicious weekends will be Fattoria del Colle: an authentic Tuscan farm composed by a 16th century Villa and chapel and nice farm houses transformed in agriturism.
335 ectars and five uncontaminated woods full of truffles accessible only to our truffle hunters and our friends. On Sunday morning, our truffle hunters with their dogs will bring you with them to take part in the hunting. Those of you who wish to learn how to cook white truffle can join a small cooking lesson with our chef Giovanni Rallo to learn the secrets to enhance the aroma of this wonderful ingredient to transform the most simple dish into a regal one.
VISIT AND TASTING AT OUR BRUNELLO AND ORCIA WINERIES
For lovers of fine long-aging red wines this events cannot be missed: the visit at the Brunello cellar Casato Prime Donne where the itinerant tasting in accompanied by music selected by a sommelier/musician. A different way to discover Brunello and its history. At Fattoria del Colle the visit includes the Villa, the old vegetable garden and the cellar and it ends with the tasting of Cenerentola Orcia Doc and the freshly pressed new olive oil. For details, prices and contacts check here.