Italian Black Autumn Truffles 30g - Fresh Truffles

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Italian Black Autumn Truffles (known as "Burgundy" Truffles) have a lovely intense, mushroomy aroma. Their deep flavour has warm hints of garlic, hazelnut and woodland. The interior is usually a caramel to milk chocolate colour. The surface is brown to... Read more >


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We supply the world’s best seasonal fresh truffles and the finest quality truffle products. Our fresh truffles are grade A and sourced sustainably from the world’s most famous truffle regions. We receive several weekly deliveries from our partners abroad, and so freshness is guaranteed. Our products have been carefully selected based on high truffle content, exceptional flavour and aroma, and because they contain only nature identical flavouring.

Paleo Friendly

Raw

No Artificial Ingredients

No Artificial Preservatives

No Artificial Colourings

Pesticide-Free

Diabetic-Friendly

Wheat-Free

Fish-Free

Sesame-Free

Peanut-Free

Celery-Free

No Added Salt

No Added Sugar

Low Fat

Low Carb

Shellfish-Free

Mustard-Free

Sulphites-Free

Egg-Free

Rye-Free

Barley-Free

Yeast-Free

Low GI

GM-Free

Recycled Packaging

Recyclable Packaging

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Oat-Free

Nut-Free

Low Sugar

Nitrate-Free

Sustainably-Sourced

No Artificial Sweeteners

Product Description

Italian Black Autumn Truffles (known as "Burgundy" Truffles) have a lovely intense, mushroomy aroma. Their deep flavour has warm hints of garlic, hazelnut and woodland. The interior is usually a caramel to milk chocolate colour.

The surface is brown to black with small pyramidal protrusions and craters.

This product is shipped using Express Delivery to ensure the fresh truffles arrive in optimal condition.

Knowing about and caring for Fresh Truffles Our Fresh Truffles are harvested and delivered to us twice each week, so the could not be fresher! Black Truffles will last up to 21 days if cared for and stored properly, although the aroma and flavour will gradually dissipate over time. Store them air-tight, sitting on paper towels. Keep refrigerated below 8 degrees. Remove them from their container and allow them to breathe for 30 mins each day, and change the underlying paper daily, to ensure they are kept dry. Remove any condensation from the container, before returning them to refrigerate.

Over time, fresh truffles will soften, and develop a thin natural white fur on the outside (as truffles are fungus). Refrigeration and keeping them dry will significantly delay this natural process. This white fur is naturally occurring and is not in any way harmful for consumption. It can be simply removed with a dry brush or cloth. Do not wash truffles.

Not all varieties of truffle are created equal! The list below gives you an overview of what to expect from each of the major species (Strongest to Mildest):

White Winter Truffles (Magnatum / Alba) – Huge flavour and aroma. Will not last as long as Black truffles but are the rarest and most expensive.

Black Winter Truffles (Melanosporum / Perigord) – The strongest variety of Black Truffle – Black and white inside with a strong, pungent aroma and flavour. The most expensive of Black Truffles.

Black Autumn Truffles (Uncinatum / Burgundy) – Milder than Winter truffles, these are some of the best value truffles, with a low price, whilst still providing a smooth, medium truffle flavour and aroma. They have a light to dark brown, marbled interior.

White Spring Truffle (Borchii / Bianchetto) – A creamy, rounded and slightly milder cousin of the White Winter Truffe. These are smaller, but still have a medium strength flavour and perfume. They are a creamy, light brown colour inside. As they don’t have a thick skin, they will not last quite as long as Black Truffles.

Black Summer Truffles (Aestivum / Scorzone) – The mildest variety of all truffles, they bring a subtle, nutty, earthy characteristic to a plate as well as a raw mushroom texture – shave or grate liberally over hot buttery / cheesy food too take it up a notch. The lowest priced of all truffles.

Producer

Prep & usage

Shave or grate over hot savoury meals for a touch of luxury.

Storage

Keep air-tight in the fridge. Ensure the truffle and container remain dry.

Country of Origin

Italy


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Courier £0.99Wednesday 08 February to Thursday 09 February18 hours, 15 minutes

Further delivery details from The Truffle Company:

We supply the world’s best seasonal fresh truffles and the finest quality truffle products. Our fresh truffles are grade A and sourced sustainably from the world’s most famous truffle regions. We receive several weekly deliveries from our partners abroad, and so freshness is guaranteed. Our products have been carefully selected based on high truffle content, exceptional flavour and aroma, and because they contain only nature identical flavouring.

Fresh Truffles – Next working day Special delivery via Royal Mail (Tracked, chilled and insulated for freshness) £2.95.
Truffle Products – Royal Mail 2nd Class Signed For (2-5 working days).


Tuber Uncinatum - 1st Class

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Customer Reviews 5 out of 5 (1 customer review)

  • Excellent truffles

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    Beautiful truffles, large and full of flavour. Took my mac and cheese and pasta dishes to the next level!

    Matt Gully16/01/2021