Truffle Blog

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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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expensive white truffle dish
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. Why are Alba white truffles so expensive? Once they are unearthed, the Alba white truffles are sold to purveyors...
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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

Moscato Wine grape

Moscato Wine Tour Experience

Wine tour alba

Wine tour Alba, Tasting experience

wine tour Barolo cellar

Barolo Wine Tasting tour winery and wine bar

Black truffles truffle hunting La Morra

Truffle hunting tour La Morra

Grapes piedmont food and wine day tour

Piedmont food and wine day tour

Palazzo Alfieri truffle hunting Asti

Truffle Hunting Tour Asti