Truffle and surroundings.

il tartufo monferrino (Tuber Magnatum Pico - Tartufo Binaco)In Monferrato. 

The truffle hunt. Among the hills of Monferrato in the province of Asti, surrounded by a breathtaking panorama, an amusing truffle hunt among woods and hazelnut trees fields in company with the “trifulao”, the truffle hunter, and his inseparable dog. At the end, you have a taste of typical products matched with truffles and local wines in the suggestive bricks rooms and garden of a historical farmstead. It is possible to substitute lunch or dinner for the taste, choosing a menu of traditional dishes combined with truffles and local wines. It is possible to buy fresh truffles in the same place.

Group rate from 2 to 6 persons: 59,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt and taste.

Group rate from 2 to 6 persons: 84,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt and lunch or dinner.

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Chef Experience.  Monferrato means gastronomic excellence first, thanks to genuine and simple products bringing back to life values and culture of the past on the tables. Come and test yourselves with a funny cooking class, to find out all the secrets of food from Piedmont , measuring, mixing and kneading. You prepare fresh pasta and many typical appetizers to finish with style preparing the most delicious desserts.. led by an expert chef. Lunch or dinner tasting delicacies made by yourself. At the end you bring home a real “Chef for a day” certificate to be shown to family and friends!

Group rate for 6 persons: 69,00 euros per person. Group rate for 4 persons: 89,00 euros per person. Rate for 2 persons: 109,00 euros per person. Rates include: 2/3 hours cooking lesson and lunch/dinner with wines included.

Truffle Menu: Fassone beef raw meat with Truffle, Anchovies with Green Souce, “Tajarin” fresh pasta with Truffle, “Ravioli al plin” fresh pasta with aromatic herbs, Cocotte egg with Truffle and fondue, “Bunet” chocolate and Amaretto dessert; local wines, water, coffee and alcoholic sugar cubes.

Weekend offer (for 2 persons).

Rate: 159,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt, truffle lunch/dinner, n.1 overnight in standard double room with breakfast.

SAVE THE DATE! The most important Truffle Fairs in Monferrato.

1st and 2nd Sunday of October: Montiglio Monferrato – Regional Fair

3rd and 4th Sunday of October: Moncalvo – National Fair

1st Sunday of November: Montechiaro d’Asti – National Fair; San Damiano d’Asti – Regional Fair; Canelli – Regional Fair

3rd   Weekend of November: Asti – Regional Fair

4th Sunday November: Castelnuovo don Bosco – Regional Fair.

tartufoevinoAmong Langhe Hills around Alba.

The truffle hunt. Among the hills of Langhe, few kilometers far from the city of Alba, a truffle hunt among woods guided by the “trifulao”, the truffle hunter, and his nice hunting dogs. To follow, transfer to a well-known company that since many generations stands out in truffle processing internationally, mixing tradition and innovation. Among its truffle specialties, there are pasta, creams and oil, but also more innovative products, as the truffle caviar and the chocolates seasoned with truffle. Visit to the producing rooms of the factory, to observe closely all the truffle processing and transforming methods, from the preparation of eggs pasta to the desserts’ one.  At the end, a guided taste of the company’s products (creams, sauces, chocolates…) matched with toasted bread and local wines. It is possible to buy them in the same place.

Group rate for 8 persons: 59,00 euros per person. Group rate from 15 to 25 persons: 49,00 euros per person. Rate for 50 persons: 44,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt, guided tour of the factory and taste.

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Truffle Light Lunch. Menu: Creams, sauces and patè matched with toasted bread, Truffle Tajarin fresh pasta, selection of cheese matched to White Truffle honey, figs jam and Balsamic Vinegar from Modena, Dessert, Sweet Truffles, water, local wine.

Tasty Offer. It includes truffle hunt, visit to the factory and light lunch.

Group rate for 8 persons: 74,00 euros per person. Group rate for 15 persons: 64,00 euros per person. Group rate from 25 to 50 persons: 59,00 euros per person.  

Truffle Lunch. Menu: Truffle Finger Food matched with toasted bread, Truffle Tajarin fresh pasta, Cocotte Egg with Summer Black Truffle, Bunet dessert and Moscato d’ Asti sweet white wine cream, Sweet Truffles, water, local wine.

Deluxe Offer. It includes: truffle hunt, visit to the factory and lunch.

Group rate for 8 persons: 84,00 euros per person. Group rate for 15 persons: 74,00 euros per person. Group rate from 25 to 50 persons: 69,00 euros per person.

Weekend Offer (for 8 persons).

Rate: 169,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt, visit to the factory, tasting, n.1 overnight in standard double room with breakfast.

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From the 2nd Weekend of October to the 2nd  Weekend of November: Alba – International White Truffle Fair.  

CERCA-DEL-TARTUFO-2Among Langhe Hills of Moscato. 

The truffle hunt. An amazing truffle hunt together with the “trifulao”, the truffle hunter, and his nice dog, among the woods of that area of Langhe that gave birth to the famous writer Cesare Pavese; he loved a lot this lands and made them immortal in his works. During the activity, the hunter reveals many curiosities and legends about this precious product and his original job. It is possible to buy fresh truffles in the same place.

Rate up to 8 persons: 54,00 euros per person. Rate for groups from 8 to 15 persons: 49,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt.

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Truffle Tasting. You can complete the truffle hunt with a taste of local cheese, salami and some other products paired to truffle and one glass of wine.

Rate up to 8 persons: 69,00 euros per person. Rate for groups from 8 to 15 persons: 64,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt and tasting.

Visit to the winery and tasting.  We suggest in addiction a quiet walk among vineyards and a visit to an important winery to discover all the secrets about the wines of Langhe, as “Langhe Chardonnay” and “Langhe Arneis” white wines and “Barbera d’Alba” and “Langhe Nebbiolo” red wines. You cannot miss “Moscato d’Asti docg”, the white sparkling wine from this land, fresh and delicate, which is the feather in the cap of this winery’s production and one of the most important wines in this area.

Rate: 25,00 euros per person. Rate includes: visit to the winery and taste of 3 wines matched with salami and cheese seasoned with truffle, and hazelnut cake.  

Weekend Offer (for 2 persons).

Rate: 179,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt, visit to the winery, taste of 3 wines matched with salami and cheese seasoned with truffle and hazelnut cake, n.1 overnight in standard double room with breakfast.

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1st Sunday of November: Canelli – Regional Truffle Fair and Saint Martin Fair.

CERCA DEL TARTUFO 3Among Roero Hills.

The truffle hunt. An adventurous walk in the uncontaminated woods of Roero area, surrounded by natural cliffs and castles, searching for truffles guided by an expert trifulao and his inseparable dogs. At the end a stop at a shop of typical products to buy fresh truffles and many tasty truffle specialties.

Rate for 4 persons: 69,00 euros per person. Rate for 8 persons: 49,00 euros per person. Rate for 15 persons: 39,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt and a stop at the shop.

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Alba in tour!  You cannot say that you have been in Langa if you do not have visited its Capital, Alba. Its enchanting old town is full of medieval towers and palaces in alternation with arcades of the elegant manor houses. They remind the presence of noble families that guaranteed glory and richness to the city between the Thirteenth and the Fifteenth centuries. Going along the Roman streets of the ancient “Alba Pompeia”, you discover the big Gothic and Baroque churches, surrounded by flavors of chocolate and Truffles, among luxury shop windows of boutiques and jewelers.

Rate for 10 persons: 12,00 euros per person. Rate for 6 persons: 19,00 euros per person. Rate for 4 persons: 29,00 euros per person. Rate for 2 persons: 35,00 euros per person. Rate for a family: 69,00 euros in all. Rate includes: truffle hunt and a stop at the shop.

Weekend Offer (for 2 persons).

Rate: 239,00 euros per person. Rate includes: truffle hunt, visit to the old town of Alba, n.1 overnight in standard double room with breakfast.

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Last week of November: Vezza d’Alba – Regional Fair of White Truffle and Wines of Roero

For info and booking: +39 348 3938038 – + 39 339 5315104 – info@welcomepiemonte.it