Photos - Wine, Cooking, Truffles & Chocolate: A Foodie's Paradise in Umbria and Tuscany

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The valley of Castelluccio blooms with poppies in June, creating amazing photo opportunities for our Umbria guests We will make tagliatelle with truffle from scratch during our cooking classes in Norcia and Umbria. Castelluccio is an undiscovered gem of Italy that we love to highlight on our Umbria vacation Experential holidays in Umbria in touch with locals. Visit to a small family run olive mill to enjoy a good Bruschetta During our Norcia vacation. We visit local butcher shops to discover the specialty cured meats of Umbria Our Norcia vacation is a great opportunity to discover some of the rare untouched beauty of Italy Walking in Norcia in Umbria you can experience a lot of butcher shops selling traditional salami, prosciutto, sausages Sagrantino grapes it is use to make the Umbrian Sagrantino wine, one of the most famous of the region, rich in Tannin We use the special Norcia black truffles we find ourselves later on in our hands-on cooking classes Tagliatelle with balck truffle of Norcia are a must in Umbria cusine...and we will not miss them Harvesting umbrian olives from an orchard with a family run mill Walking in Norcia in Umbria you can experience a lot of butcher shops selling traditional salami, prosciutto, sausages Our Umbria olive harvest vacation features an excellent in-depth look into Italian lifestyle and culture Hunt Truffle it is a team work of hunter and his dog. Experience the most famous and traditional umbrian food Experantial vacation in Umbria includes one day about Chocolate, a class where you will make your own "cioccolatino Sometime happen that during a truffle hunting in our experential holiday in Umbria we found a lot of truffle During our food vacation in Umbria and Norcia we taste several local, traditional products well-known all around Italy The winery tour in our Umbrian vacation includes an in-depth Sagrantino wine tasting experience We will drive up to Castelluccio in the National Park of Sibillini to enjoy poppies field during the end of June We make fresh ricotta and pecorino cheese with a local shepherd in our Norcia and Umbria cooking vacation Food is a great way to learn about the rich culture and tradition of Norcia and the Umbrian region of Italy Prosciutto of Norcia is known as one of the most delicious and sought after meats all over Italy During our week in Norcia we meet a local shepherd and with him we make fresh ricotta and Pecorino cheese The Perugina chocolate is the perfect time for everyone to let loose and be silly Harvesting umbrian olives from an orchard with a family run mill Norcia it is a small village in Umbria, in the national park of sibillini mountains, base of our experential and cooking Experience a truffle hunting in Umbria. With a local hunter and his dog we will walk in the forest Harvesting umbrian olives from an orchard with a family run mill Our week in Norcia features a visit to a free range pig farm to see the special pigs that can only be found in this area Our vacations are all about cultural immersion. Teaching our guests the most we can about Italian culture fuels us Pizza Experience making pizza with a local masterchef or mkaing the traditional umbria pizza in a loca pastry shop The Michelin star dinner we are treated to in Norcia is a wonderful culinary experience Harvesting olive it is one of the experience we offer in our Umbrian Vacation. Spend a day harvesting and press olives During our Norcia vacation, we have the exclusive opportunity to go truffle hunting with champion truffle-hunting dogs The Experential week in Norcia and Umbria includes local town market and local shops where buy food before cooking class We love the appreciation our guests show us and we love discover the hidden gems of Italy with our groups We spend the day with local truffle hunters and their award winning dogs during our Norcia vacation in Umbria One of our night during Norcia cooking week we will enjoy a party night with some local friends Harvesting umbrian olives from an orchard with a family run mill Our Norcia vacation features making fresh pecorino and ricotta cheese from scratch, taught by a local shepherd Harvesting umbrian olives from an orchard with a family run mill