Black Truffle Harvest Dates
- June 1 to August 31th (during this period the outside has deep cusps and grooves)
- September 21th to November 30th (during this period the outside is softer less irregular)
Black Truffle Size
Black truffle’s size varies from 2 to 5 cm of diameter.
Uses for Black Truffles
Black truffles are the more versatile of all the truffles. Their ability to releasing aromas in the presence of heat allow chefs to use them in many different dishes such risotto, pasta, eggs, lasagna, T-bone steaks, burgers, sandwiches and much more.
What this truffles taste like?
With the Peridio (skin) on, flavors are complex and resemble the mushroom— earthy and slightly bitter.. By peeling the Peridio, the slight bitterness goes away and additional flavors are released and a sweet undertone is added to the complexity of the truffle.
All Fresh Truffles are shipped Monday – Thursday via DHL or FedEx Express Overnight. Orders placed after Thursday at 3pm will ship the following Monday.
SHIPPING LOGISTIC & TEMPERATURE CONTROL SYSTEM:
- NEXT DAY AIR DELIVERY
- INSULATED INSIDE POLYSTYRENE CONTAINER
- GEL PAK (2)
- HUMIDITY CONTROL PADS
- TRUFFLE CHOCOLATE GIFT