San Miniato White Truffle Festival (12/11)

The Italian city of San Miniato is often referred to as the "City of White Truffles". Every year in November, a traditional holiday dedicated to these wonderful mushrooms is held here - the White Truffle Festival. It takes place on Saturdays and Sundays throughout November, starting from the second Saturday of the month, attracting gourmets from all over the world.

But in 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic, festival events may be cancelled.

The white truffle is the pride of Italy, and white truffles from the area are called the "King of Food" (Tuber Magnatum Pico), they are considered the most valuable mushrooms. It was here that the world's largest white truffle was found, weighing 2.5 kg.