Visit Lowes Mount Truffiere for a Saturday lunch in June, July, and August, hunting for the elusive black truffle with one of their labradors Morris or Floyd through the oak plantation.
They offer the opportunity to discover what happens in the truffle industry in a small group of 16 people. Walk through the truffiere, watch the dogs enjoy their work, smell the richness of ripe, fresh truffle in the ground and come back to the truffle shed for an explanation of the grading system. See how to use truffle and choose one to share on a truffle tasting platter.
Fresh truffle and preserved truffle products are available for purchase.
Bookings are essential.
Hunts are limited to a maximum of 16 people. Group bookings may be larger.
During a truffle hunt you will learn about the truffle industry, see truffle dogs in action, find, smell and taste fresh black truffle, and be able to purchase fresh and preserved truffle products.
A truffle hunt and a shared tasting platter are available on Saturdays at 11.30am during June, July and August . Bookings are essential.