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Wild Foods Italy

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Outdoor and culinary adventure for the senses

Agreeing with all that’s been said on other reviews, we found wild foods to be a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Barbara d
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Yes it's that great

A rare combination of an authentic rural experience in a scenic location but very well organized... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Truffle hunting in the beautiful Umbrian hills, an unforgettable culinary experience, a day spent in the company of colorful locals, a stroll through some stunning countryside... The Wild Foods Gastronomical Adventure is a piece of Italy you will...more
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Via San Quirico, 15, Montefalco, Italy
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+39 333 498 5387
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Agreeing with all that’s been said on other reviews, we found wild foods to be a wonderful adventure for the senses. From the beautiful rolling hills and ravines that we drove and hiked searching for truffles, to the uniquely pungent aroma of the truffles found,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A rare combination of an authentic rural experience in a scenic location but very well organized and professional. Probably the highlight of our two week trip. A very special family hosts the guests. All the visitors interacted also...especially after several glasses of wine. If you're...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great day out for adults and children alike. Scrambling over the hills watching those dogs do their truffle hunting. Amazing from start to finish. An expected snack of the family's own cheese and scrambled eggs topped with grated truffles and washed down with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you again Francesca, Mac and team. The day with you and your family was one of the highlights of our trip. You are so knowledgeable and welcoming. I would definitely recommend this tour!

Thank Bianca O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An afternoon and evening of observing first hand truffle hunting, pasta making, sheep herding and more, and then enjoying the culinary results in a rustic dinner with truffles in various forms, pecorino (from their sheep), olive oil (from their trees), truly local wine and much...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The truffle hunt with the highly trained dogs is really fascinating. We ate the truffles found on the hunt--talk about fresh! The remainder of the day was relaxed, informative and delightful. We enjoyed the lunch, as well as the tour of the family's homestead/farm. Our...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to Mac, Francesca and Alessandro for a truely memorable day. It was just perfect! We loved your warm hospitality and sharing of true Umbrian country lifestyle. I perhaps enjoyed the prosecco on the hill and the farm red wine for lunch a little...More

Thank Kath K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The truffle hunt itself was lovely with the guides and pups. The entire experience was excellent. We felt the remainder of the day/lunch was fine but the hunt itself was a nice experience.

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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Mac and Francesca, the hosts, have developed quite a unique and special experience waiting for you to enjoy. Located in a very remote and tranquil setting in the Umbrian countryside, you get to walk alongside professional truffle hunters and their highly trained dogs and witness...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Fantastic truffle hunt and lunch in beautiful Pettino. The guides pick you up at the Spoleto train station and drive you back to a family home in Pettino where everyone meets for coffee and gets situated. From there a fantastic truffle hunt through the gorgeous...More

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Sara M
10 March 2018|
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Response from Francesca C | Property representative |
Hi Sara - Thanks for your message. I answered by email, please let me know that you received it! Best regards, Francesca
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adi r
2 March 2018|
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Response from FrancescaTruffles | Property representative |
Hi - I sent you an email, I hope you receive it! If not please let me know. Best regards, Francesca
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OldieDorking
11 October 2016|
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Response from FrancescaTruffles | Property representative |
Ciao! It is usually quite chilly here in February and often we have snow, so not always the best time. There are, however, usually loads if truffles around - so up to you! It would be best to be in touch closer to the time... More
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