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  • Café, Events 13-Jul-2017 12:45 PM

    Truffle Hunt Winter Adventure 19 July 2017

    Truffle Hunt Winter Adventure 19 July 2017

    Join us on a pioneering winter foodie adventure this Wednesday 19 July for the regions only public Truffle Hunt

    With only 10 tickets available on this tour departing from Wagga, this is a rare, winter only experience in the mountain country.

    The Cost: $129pp departing from & returning to Wagga

    The Experience: 

    Truffle Hunt. Sugar Pines. Harvest Lunch. Local Wines. Mountain Produce

    8am: Depart Wagga with Tumbarumba Touring Company travelling past farms, through state forests to arrive at Tumbarumba, the forestry town with views of snow capped Snowy Mountains

    Fireside Coffee & Morning Tea at Nest Cinema Cafe Books 

    Truffle Hunt at Alpine Chestnuts & Truffle Farm - meet and chat with the growers and harvester as you wander through the trufflerie following the specially trained dogs as they sniff out the prized fungi.

    Enjoy fresh roasted chesnuts and hot soup on the property with an opportunity to get up close with the produce and purchase your own.

    After the mid morning hunt, we move on to the famous Sugar Pine walk for a leisurely stroll to marvel at the majestic trees.  You may even experience it in fresh snow - be sure to bring your camera.

    With all that fresh mountain air, you'll be ready for a hearty lunch served exclusively for the tour back at Nest.

    A long table lunch featuring wintery local produce and wines to linger over and chat.  Browse the other local produce, books and giftwares or mingle with some locals.

    Eventually depart with Nest signature sweets gift wrapped for keepsakes and the dark nest spiced hot chocolate to enjoy on the homeward journey.  If time permits a side trip to Mannus Lake on the way home can be included.  

    Arrive back in Wagga by 5pm

    OUTFIT: Boots, Beanie, Furs/Coats

    TICKETS: Email laura@cafe-nest.com or call 0415684805 for enquiries

    Not from Wagga & interested? Call or email Laura to find out how you can join in.

    This is a fabulous mid-week opportunity to be part of something a little adventurous, deliciously rewarding and certainly an authentic mid-winter only experience.

    Don't be the one wishing you went...