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Things You Need to Know About White Truffles

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It’s our favorite, delectable time of the year: white truffle season. What that means is a chance to get elegantly high quality fresh truffles at Due Maestà
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What makes white truffles so special?
Truffles are highly prized and sought after for their fragrant aroma. Truffles are rare. The white ones are only available a couple of months of the year, almost exclusively from Italy.
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Truffle is a wild product ? 
Truffle is a wild product.It is not something you can cultivate or control.Truffles grow near or on the roots of trees, they actually grow approximately four inches below the surface.
How expensive is white truffle  ? 
In 2010, the most expensive White truffle in Italy ever sold went to Macau billionaire Stanley Ho for US$417,200 for a piece weighing 1.3kg ! 
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What are the best spots in the world to go truffle hunting?
Truffles are best known to come from Italy and France. Our truffles come from Abruzzo, an Italian wine and food region located in the mountainous central Italian region.
What is the difference between black and white truffles?
White truffles are more fragrant and are always eaten sliced and raw.
Black truffles are earthier and can be sliced or used to cook with olive oil.
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Any tips for beginners cooking with white truffles?
Keep it simple. Shave over some cooked risotto or pasta, soup or egg dish and you're done.
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