Why Wait for Winter to Enjoy Black Truffles?

Why are black winter truffles showing up on restaurant menus this summer? Because it’s winter in Australia, and truffle farmers there have successfully cultivated the elusive truffle after years of patience. D’Artagnan proudly offers fine Australian black winter truffles in the middle of summer for all your special occasion meals. Don’t wait to buy your truffle – the season…

Last Call for Black Winter Truffles in Summer!

Winter truffles in summer?! It’s true. But this is the last week they are in stock, so order your truffle today! Remarkably, even miraculously, the black winter truffle has finally been cultivated in Australia. With its specific climate, acidic soil, cool winters and warm summers, Australia offers conditions ideal for truffles. Truffières – truffle farms…

Christmas in July: Black Winter Truffles

A truffle is an irregular, round-shaped fruiting body of fungi, which grows underground in a symbiotic and mysterious relationship with the roots of trees. On average, truffles vary in size from a walnut to a golf ball, but there are sometimes exceptional truffles that can weigh a pound or more. Tuber melanosporum is often called the…