From 1st of June until 20th of December
Connect with Hungary’s time-honored culinary heritage on a private truffle and wine experience from Budapest. Join in a traditional truffle hunt led by an expert hunter, who will share the age-old history and techniques of searching for the prized, aromatic tubers. Enjoy a gourmet lunch of Hungarian cuisine.
Highlights: Private truffle-hunting and culinary experience from the Carpathians. Learn about the age-old tradition of digging for truffles in the gorgeous Hungarian countryside Learn how to find and harvest the valuable, edible roots from an expert guide. Enjoy a gourmet lunch of regional specialties. Enjoy the personalised attention of a private, English-speaking guide throughout the day. The search of the truffle is an art that Hungarian grandparents transmitted to future generations and that nowadays represents an indisputable cultural patrimony of a past society bounded to the environment. Anyone who enters the door of this mysterious world has the opportunity to experience with their own eyes how to seek, prepare, and distinguish the high quality truffle from the low quality one.
This excursion will make your stay in Hungary a unique and unforgettable one. Just like in a fairy tale of ancient flavors, mystery, legends and anecdotes, the expert hunter will tell you about the extraordinary process through which mother nature grows and brings the truffle to the tables of the gourmets all over the world.
Enjoy a 3 course truffle based menu in the famous Larus restaurant of Budapest.
Taste the selection of Hungarian wines offered to every meal.