The House of the Truffle is located in the heart of Aups Village, and offers for adults and children, amateurs, experts or neophytes, a fun dive into the underground and mysterious black diamond of Aups.
The house has 4 worlds of experiences with complementary atmospheres:
The truffle adventure - Polysensory space
Truffle through 5 senses - Discover / learn to taste
Products - Shop
What to do :
10H00-11H30: Gourmet visit of the House of the Truffle of Aups
Immerse yourself in the mysterious world of truffles by visiting the 200 m² of polysensory spaces of the House of the Truffle. At the end of your visit, enjoy a glass of wine from Haut Var, one of our local specialties made from black truffle.
Free: 1 product from the House of the Truffle
11H45-13H30: Master-Class «Traditional Cuisine VS Molecular Truffle»
Become a chef and experiment molecular recipes including the truffle of Aups. Throughout the recipes, enjoy the four dishes on offer and discover amazing wine pairings.
Free: 1 glass of Champagne
14H00-15H30: Demonstration of truffle hunting
Discover the production cycle of the truffles, how they are harvested, the work of the dog and the training of the dog handler…
14H00- 15H30: Workshop at the Olive Oil Estate of Taurenne
Visit the largest olive farm in the Var area and enjoy a tasting of eight different varieties of oil.
Free: take with you one of the bottles opened during the tasting session.