Tuber Magnatum Pico / Precious White Autumn Truffle
Precious white autumn truffle
T. Magnatum pico is considered to be the truffle enjoying the greatest international recognition, as we can assume by its price. Piedmont – northwestern Italy and more specifically Alba, was the area it was initially originated. Still every year is being held the International Alba White Truff
Despite the efforts for artificial cultivation of this species, it is very difficult to overcome the fact that it takes a really long time to fructify. This the reason why the major part of the available quantity is provided by truffle hunting.
The garlicky sense and buttery texture are of unique excellence and originality.
The flesh of the truffle (gleda) has a characteristic paler hazel to brownish color while the external part (peridio) is smooth and sensible ochre or olive-yellow coloured.
Fructification: September - December
EXTRA-class variant is for truffles that weight 100gr and more per piece. (Extra large truffles)
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