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A Tuscan Truffle Hunt

This Autumn, why not experience a truly unique, bucket-list adenture with a Traditional Truffle Hunt, in the heart of rural Tuscany

hosted by award winning country house hotel www.borgopignano.com

Learn the ancient skills used to unearth these gourmet treasures and savour the enticing aromas and

delicious flavours of fresh truffles. During your truffle hunting adventure, you will be accompanied by a

local truffle hunter and his dog who will guide you around the woodlands and fields of the Borgo

Pignano Estate.

Your truffle-infused gastronomic break also includes a cooking class where you will learn the art of

using truffles within seasonal Tuscan cuisine. During your stay at the Pignano you will also have the chance

to take a behind the scenes farm tour and visit our organic vegetable gardens, spend time with our

bee-keeper and learn how we make our own honey. To complete your gourmet experience, sample

head chef Vincenzo Martella’s Autumnal tasting menu with wines paired by Pignano’s wine

connoisseur Francesco Dell’Aiuto.

The truffle hunting offer includes elegant accommodation within Pignano’s beautiful 18th Century villa

overlooking the medieval town of Volterra.

Package for two people includes:

Three nights in a Room with Charm or Room with a View
Welcome bottle of Prosecco
Daily organic buffet breakfast
Truffle Hunting adventure in the grounds of Borgo Pignano
One Truffle Inspired Cooking Class for two, including the basics of fresh pasta making
Farm Tour – take a look behind the scenes at Pignano’s organic farm and vegetable gardens, see how our produce is nurtured and harvested
Honey making – visit our bees and enjoy an introduction to natural honey production
One Fine-Dining tasting menu for two at Villa Pignano’s restaurant
Laboratory tour – see how we make our organic own jams and sauces, soaps, perfumed oils and organic products
Free Mountain Bikes at your disposal to explore the nearby Castelvecchio and Berignone Natural Parks
Free Wi-Fi in rooms and in public areas
Use of outdoor infinity pool overlooking the medieval city of Volterra
Use of our fitness suite
Use of TV room
Billiard Room, Library, Bocce Court
€865 per person from 1st until 30th September, in a Villa Room with Charm
€755 per person from October 1st until 2nd November. In a Villa Room with Charm

The promotion is applicable for stays from September 1st to November 2nd
The promotion is valid for all types of rooms and suites
To book, contact Borgo Pignano by calling +39 0588 35032, or send a request to reservations@borgopignano.com

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