HUNTING FOR TRUFFLES IN TUSCANY 

31/10/2019



A FALL BREAK AT HOTEL SAVOY IN FLORENCE


This fall at Hotel Savoy, a Rocco Forte hotel in Florence, experience the special “Hunting for Truffles in Tuscany” package, for those who wish to discover the secrets of truffle hunting.  Enjoy an indulgent Tuscan truffle experience and prepare for an unforgettable gourmet adventure in the idyllic countryside surrounding San Miniato, famous for its white truffles.

Described as the ‘diamond of gastronomy’ by the famed 18th-century epicure, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, there are few more precious or coveted culinary ingredients than the truffle. Learn about the art of truffle hunting at the Savini Tartufi farm, before setting off into the woods to unearth some gastronomic treasures of your own. Afterward, enjoy an aperitif with the knowledgeable Savini family – a reputable Tuscan family of truffle hunters that reaches back three generations - before ending the day at Irene Bistro at Hotel Savoy, where you’ll enjoy a magnificent 5-course Tuscan truffle feast accompanied by matching wines. Don’t miss this unique experience to visit Tuscany and all of its autumnal glory.


“HUNTING FOR TRUFFLES IN TUSCANY”
Package includes:

A minimum stay of 2 nights in a room or suite of your choice (from a Classic Room to a Grand View Suite)
Daily breakfast at Irene Bistro for 2 people  
Truffle experience at the Savini Tartufi Farm in Forcoli, Pisa. The trip includes return transfer to and from Hotel Savoy in a Mercedes-Benz E-Class car, welcome talk at Savini Museum, truffle hunt in the woods followed by an aperitif with local wines and products by Savini Tartufi. 
A 5-course ‘Tuscan Truffle’ dinner with wine pairing at Hotel Savoy’s Irene Bistro For reservations, contact the

Hotel at reservations.savoy@roccofortehotels.com or +39 06 32 888 930, or book online.

Offer is valid until 12th December 2019 and is subject to availability             

Rocco Forte Hotels

Established by Sir Rocco Forte and sister, Olga Polizzi in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels is a collection of 12 individual hotels and resorts. All of the hotels are landmarks, both old and new, occupying magnificent buildings in exceptional locations. Led by a family who has been in hospitality for four generations, the hotels are united by their distinctive approach to service ensuring guests experience the best of the cities and surrounding areas.

 

Rocco Forte Hotels comprises: Hotel de la Ville & Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; Masseria Torre Maizza, Puglia; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels and Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg.

 

Future openings: The Westbund Hotel, Shanghai and Villa Igiea, Palermo in 2020

 

www.roccofortehotels.com