Truffle Blog

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Palazzo Alfieri truffle hunting Asti
Asti tourist office The Asti Tourist Office is located in the historic center of the city. A few meters from the train station, crossing Piazza Campo del Palio, one of the largest squares in Europe, reach the famous Piazza Alfieri, where every year since 1987 the Palio race takes place. And it is precisely here in...
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why travel piedmont
Travel Piedmont Region Lonely Planet has named Piedmont Region (Italy) as the world’s best region to visit in 2019. Here are 5 reason why. 5 Reason Why Travel Piedmont region Barolo has long been hailed as the “Wine of Kings” and you can taste the region’s aromatic wines at source. Wander the vineyards and see how...
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28 Types of truffles. Discover all the them. In Italy exist around two hundred thousand people, their name is Hunters, that go with dogs to find truffles. A good truffle hunter knows where all the tuber grow obviously it’s a secret. You can find all Types of truffles in Italy in only a few regions. The most popular...
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Truffle blog, Alba White Truffle Fair 2018
“Truffles can, on certain occasions, make women more tender and men more lovable.” Dumas The 88° International Alba White Truffle Fair is the highlight of the event dedicated to the Tuber magnatum Pico (white truffle). The Fail would be one of the main showcases of high gastronomy and Italian excellence. From 6 October to 25 November, every Saturday and Sunday,...
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prize for fresh white truffle from alba
The Alba White Truffle World Market is the widest international exhibition of truffles from the Piedmont hills of Langhe, Roero and Monferrato. You can smell Alba white truffle from a few feet away and shaving theme more of this intriguing aroma. The chemicals that make up the smell are actually similar to the pheromones mammals produce...
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Truffle Blog

Every fall chefs around the globe, go to great lengths to obtain fresh white truffle from Alba and diners folk over heaps of money to try them.

Alba white truffles are one of the most expensive ingredients.

From September to December hunters with trained animals (dogs, pigs), wander the countryside in the Piedmont region (Asti, Alba, Barolo, Barbaresco, La Morra, Neive, Serra Lunga d’Alba) in search of these wild mushrooms.

Recent Tours

alba fail 2018 from land to moon

Alba Truffle Hunting Tour Experience

Private driver in piedmont

Private Taxi Service in Piedmont

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Barolo Hot air balloon Ride for two Italy

Barbera Wine Tasting Experience

Barbera Wine Tasting Tour Experience in Cellars

Cooking lesson in Piedmont

Private Cooking Class in Langhe