Inside the Borgo
You can bring back home the secrets of Tuscan cusine as the Borgo hosts cooking classes held by professional chefs. Classes can take place at your villa or inside the main building huge kitchen and indifferently end in a delightful lunch. It is possible to arrange for a specific menu to cook and the wine pairings.
San Giovanni d'Asso is the Tuscan White truffle's capital, the Borgo has its own tartufaia where you can look for “white gold”. Truffle season goes from October to mid December, during this period the Borgo organizes truffle hunts with truffle dog and experienced truffle hunter. It will be a pleasure to cook the truffle you found or even arrange a cooking class all about this delicious tuber.
Oil, wine and cheese tasting
Borgo Lucignanello produces its own Bio Extra Virgin Olive oil which has recently been ranked one of Tuscany's finest. The Borgo organizes oil tasting classes held by Doriana, our oil sommelier, and between October and November you can take part in olive harvesting and enjoy a visit to the oil mill and have a dinner based on freshly milled oil.
Massages positively affect every part of our body, increasing the immune system, reducing accumulated stress and dissolving tissues and muscles as well as instilling a general feeling of tone and relaxation. In Borgo Lucignanello it is possible to book customized massages according to your needs.