Our Featured Gourmet Truffle
The fresh Italian white winter truffle, the Tuber Magnatum Pico is mostly found mostly in mountains of the Langhe area of the Piedmont region close to the city of Alba in northern Italy. Its name 'Alba Madonna' or Alba truffle will therefore not surprise you. This Italian truffle is the most precious truffle and absolutely the most difficult to cultivate.
The white truffle grows symbiotically with oak, hazel, poplar and beech and the picking season runs from September until end of December.
White truffles vary in size, like all truffles. Their surface is rather smooth and has a pale to dark cream color sometimes with a greenish tint. Its flesh pale read more...
Browse our fine selection of International gourmet truffles. Fresh truffles are seasonal products, not inexpensive, and are renowned as a wonderful, flavorful and aromatic gourmet product, one that every connoisseur should experience at least once in their life. Preserved truffles are almost as exquisite, just slightly less emphatic in their flavor and aroma, more affordable and able to be stored longer.
We will be adding exciting new truffle products frequently, so come back soon!