Our Truffles grow wild. They are not from cultivation.
TRUFFLE / TARTUFO
THE DIAMOND OF THE KITCHEN
1. HOW IS COLLECTED
Known from centuries, was commonly used by Greeks and Romans. Truffle grows naturally in the ground and is collected by experts using dogs trained to search for them.
2. THE GOLDEN DOG
One of the best Truffle's seeker is the "Langotto Romagnolo" a very friendly dog originary of Emilia Romagna. Usually they don't need training just because their ability is istinctive.
3. HOW IS STORED
Truffle must be eaten fresh. They can be stored in a wet glass container refrigerated for a couple of weeks.
There are other methods for longer storage such as dryed or in a olive oil bath, but it can't be frozen.
4. HOW IS USED
Also called "The diamond of the kitchen", truffle is a complimetary food to enhance the taste of many dishes. Used on Pasta, Fettuccine, Ravioli, it gives a rustic and flavorful taste.
5. DIETARY PROPERTIES
6. OUR CHOICE
The most known is the Aphrodisiac property. The truffle taste may potentially result in a particular state of well-being and attraction to the opposite sex, but also has mineralizing properties and facilitate digestion. 31Kcal per 100gr.
Although the white truffle is the most esteemed and expensive, its taste is light and delicate. Most italians prefere the "Black Diamond" of Norcia. Rough and deep.
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