Truffle Festival

Sagra del Tartufo

Local Tradition


  • Held in Chiusi della Verna
  • Celebrates local Scorzone truffles
  • Takes place annually in mid-August
  • Offers truffle-based dishes and entertainment
  • Enhances culinary experience on pilgrimage trail
Viale Macchini at Santuario della Verna
Via del Santuario della Verna, 45, 52010 Chiusi della Verna AR, Italy

Occurs annually, multi-day event in mid-August

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The Sagra del Tartufo is an annual event held in Chiusi della Verna, Italy, celebrating the local Scorzone truffles found in the Casentino and Valtiberina woods.

This culinary festival takes place in August, showcasing truffles in various dishes that will delight the taste buds of visitors.

With food stands set up at Parco Macchini, no reservation is needed to enjoy the delicious truffle-based meals.

In addition to the gastronomic experience, the festival also features live music, theatrical performances, and a market offering local products and crafts, providing a vibrant atmosphere for both adults and children.


The Sagra del Tartufo has been an annual tradition since 1991, with Chiusi della Verna celebrating the event with flavorful dishes featuring the locally harvested black truffle.

The festival highlights the importance of truffles in the region’s culinary heritage, and their connection to the area’s woods and natural resources.

It is a time for the community to come together to appreciate and celebrate the unique flavors of the local Scorzone truffles, which are a significant part of the Casentino and Valtiberina regions.

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