What to do on holiday?
In Umbria, near Assisi, the Le Silve offers a calendar of exciting outdoor activities to do with a group of friends, a couple or with the whole family in the woods and trails of our estate. Take part in the asparagus harvest with which to prepare a delicious omelet with eggs from our hens, look for fragrant mushrooms of Mount Subasio, pick cherries, blackberries and plums with which to prepare the special jam of Silve. Besides apples, nuts, wild herbs and many other fruits of season from month to month you can easily be found walking around the estate. In August and November, opportunity to participate in the search for black truffles with a truffle hunter local expert and his inseparable truffle dog!!
CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES 2017
APRIL: We collect the Wild Asparagus! and in the evening enjoy a delicious omelet with asparagus prepared with eggs of hens to zero the meter seal. During the search of the asparagus you can also discover other hidden treasures! This time of year is it possible to find the antlers of male deer horns … collect them before the mischievous foxes rosicchino … for everybody who will find yourself waiting for a mouth-watering tribute!
MAY: Basket Muniamoci and go in search of the fragrant edible wild herbs. Within the estate you will find many varieties of herbs … all natural and 100% organic!
JUNE: The Cherry trees are full of these sweet fruits! Help our chef to pick them up and in return will receive his special cherry jam … a real treat!
JULY: It ‘Plums time to make delicious jams, or just disconnect from the tree to eat them. The collection of our organic fruits will be a real fun for the kids …. and for adults!
AUGUST: Sharpen the view and you will find the tasty More Wild Mount Subasio of Assisi. You’ll find that not so sweet you will ever eat! Bring them to our chef and you will receive in exchange for his blackberry jam. But August is also the ideal time to go in search of the black truffle black truffle. Accompanied by an expert truffle hunter and his inseparable truffle dog, you go in search of this extraordinary tuber …. and in the evening a very special bruschetta with extra virgin olive oil of our estate and shaved truffles !! (For an additional fee if made with a guide or truffle hunter)
SEPTEMBER: Let’s Mushrooms! Walking through the natural park of Mount Subasio Assisi, within our estate, you will find many varieties of fragrant mushrooms to pick and taste in many Umbrian recipes! September also gives us the nuts. Raccogliamole lots to prepare the typical rocciata of Assisi or other sweet Umbria, to flavor salads or to munch one after the other!
OCTOBER: The apples are ready to be harvested! delicious and juicy apples 100% organic to collect and enjoy to prepare typical Umbrian sweets.
NOVEMBER: The black truffle is waiting to be found! we can organize a fun day in the woods with our truffle hunter and go in search of the prized black truffle. (For an additional fee if made with a guide or truffle hunter)