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Italian Truffles

White Truffles 2013: More Product, More Better... Less Expensive!

David Rosengarten | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
David Rosengarten

Gastronomes are well aware of the deadly upward spiral of the Alba white truffle, the jewel of Italian gastronomy. Priced at under $1000 a lb. within my memory (which seemed expensive then!), this very special tuber has climbed over the years... in the 2012 season, over $3000 a lb.

WATCH: The Dark And Deceptive World Of Truffles

Posted 01.09.2012 | Home

Last night, "60 Minutes" aired a fascinating segment on the state and fate of truffles (the fungus, not the chocolate). It is widely known that these ...