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Wild Foods Italy

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Via San Quirico, 15, Montefalco, Italy
+39 333 498 5387
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Amazing experience!

I would absolutely recommend spending a day with Wild Foods. Mack and Francesca were terrific... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
North Carolina
via mobile
Tthe highlight of our recent trip to Italy

Wild Food was the highlight of our recent trip to Italy. I can’t imagine anyone being disappointed... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Olya B
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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 never forget. You spend a day immersed in authentic traditional Italian company, culture and cuisine. You hunt truffles, cook truffles, eat truffles, as well as get to experience an amazing part of Italy far away from the usual tourist trails. You also experience some traditional 'wild' cuisine, maybe wild boar stew, sauteed hare, or roast guinea fowl. It's great for foodies and wine-lovers, or for anyone just wanting to immerse themselves in the landscape, people and culture of Umbria.
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“scrambled eggs” (38 reviews)
“pasta making” (25 reviews)
“pecorino cheese” (23 reviews)
Via San Quirico, 15, Montefalco, Italy
+39 333 498 5387
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I would absolutely recommend spending a day with Wild Foods. Mack and Francesca were terrific hosts. We really enjoyed the truffle hunting, cooking scrambled eggs in the field with the sheep, and savoring Francesca’s homemade pasta and Eileen boar in the farmhouse kitchen. Truly a...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Wild Food was the highlight of our recent trip to Italy. I can’t imagine anyone being disappointed with this adventure. We weren't sure what to expect - hunting for truffles had long been a dream of mine. It started rough with a google glitch which...More

Thank Olya B
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Wild Foods of Italy is one of the best travel experiences of my life. The drive to Pettino was beautiful - great fall color, great views, a world unto itself. The truffle hunt was spectacular, the history of the farm and family are so unique,...More

Thank Kent C
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Driving up the twisted mountain to reach the Black Truffle Lodge was definitely an experience....but so absolutely worth every second! When first arriving, I thought "certainly ain't the Ritz" but boy was I wrong. It’s better!! Our two weeks in Italy was filled with fun...More

2  Thank mdutkin
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We concur with the comments already made. This is an experience you should not miss and one which will stay with you forever. Mac, Francesca and family open their home to you in a manner which makes you feel as if you are part of...More

Thank TrentVH22
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We found Wild Foods Italy on line and booked it because we are keen foodies, it had rave reviews, and of course we were keen to support a fellow Kiwi (Mac). We had a wonderful day starting with a truffle hunt, scrambled eggs with truffle...More

1  Thank Kiwi-Traveller2
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This family and friends run there Black Truffle Lodge and Wild Foods Italy in the small mountain village of Montefalco. We visited as part of an Overseas Adventure Travel group's "Day in the Life". It included truffle hunting with the family of shepherds as well...More

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This tour is one of the best I've experienced. From the great hospitality of Francesca and her family to experiencing the dogs hunting for truffles in a beautiful setting in Umbria and enjoying great Italian home cooked food. Everyone was so fun and friendly and...More

Thank diane b
Reviewed 29 July 2017

After visiting hectic, crowded Rome it was so refreshing to take this trip to the countryside. Me, my husband and my two teenagers went truffle hunting a little over a week ago. This trip is so much more than the truffle hunting... spending time at...More

Thank Beth J
Reviewed 28 July 2017

If you want a well-rounded, true Italian experience, then spend the day with this lovely family. My tour guide had booked this very special day and I had no idea what I was about to experience. This day was way more than truffle hunting, it...More

1  Thank Irene M
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11 October 2016|
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
18 September 2016|
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Response from FrancescaTruffles | Property representative |
Buongiorno! You need to be at our farm by 10:15am and the day usually ends around 3:30pm. Ciao, Francesca
4 July 2016|
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Response from Heleen v | Reviewed this property |
Hello, you can call directly to Francesca or Matt to make un appointment. +39 333 498 5387 € 125,00 p.p.
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