Truffle Trouble in Europe: The Invader Without Flavor
At 100 Euros for 100 grams, these French black truffles had better not be from China. Photo courtesy of Flickr user epeigne37. If it looks like a black truffle, and if it cost you $1500 a pound like a black truffle—it may actually be a Chinese truffle.
Farmers encouraged to grow truffles
He hopes to harvest truffles from them. Photo: ITV Anglia Truffles are a delicacy usually reserved for the finest restaurants and grown predominantly in Europe. Now one connoisseur says Norfolk has the ideal conditions for growing truffles - indeed she ..Meet 19-Year-Old Truffle Pusher Ian Purkayastha
Today, Yahoo News profiles Ian Purkayastha, the 19-year-old kid from Hoboken who sells thousands and thousands of dollars of imported black truffles to some of New York's hottest restaurants every day. As a lead sales rep for PAQ, an importing company, ...
Olga founded Totally Truffles in 2010. She is a committed truffle enthusiast who wants to make this delicacy more affordable and to make truffle cultivation more predictable.