White Truffle in Autumn
A rich Season of flavours for those who want to discover the recipes and the places where the White Truffle grows
The truffle is an underground mushroom that tends to grow in the same spot every year. This is the reason why it is fundamentally impossible to relocate a tree under which there is a truffle ecosystem. The condition that regulates the growth are as unique as fragile. We are talking of very few areas all over the world and San Miniato hills are one of them. This is the biggest geographical area with a high production of White Truffle which extends into the deep countryside.
As we wait for the grand finale, the White Truffle Market Fair, many little towns will host a friendly dinner feast in the autumn month. Learn this name, Sagra. The nearby towns are La Serra, Corazzano, Balconevisi, Ponte a Egola, San Miniato Basso.
Autumn in San Miniato
It is a great occasion to see the countryside turning in its warmest colours Experience photo shoot in classic vintage car as you meander on cypress hills. This season is full of flavors and delicatessen. Especially when it comes to the precious truffle. Around this underground mushroom, gravitate stories and traditional customs as well as culinary delicacy. Here a list of places where you can try the golden white truffle: