Red Hill Truffles
Focus on Funghi - Truffles & Mushrooms 10:30am-2:30pm
Join us for a fun and informative winter’s day in the hinterland of Red Hill.
The morning will be spent hunting truffles with Jenny McAuley and her dogs Thomas and Maddie at Red Hill Truffles, followed by an intriguing look at how mushrooms are grown and harvested with Jessie from Mushroom Forestry.
Learn about different varieties of edible mushroom and how to grow them. Experience the thrill of a truffle hunt through the oak and hazelnut trees and see super sniffer truffle dogs at work. Touch, smell, photograph and even purchase a freshly dug truffle.
Enjoy a lunch of truffle and mushroom treats with wine from Elgee Park and discover the best ways to store, prepare, cook and serve both truffles and mushrooms.