Fresh Burgundy Truffles have a light flavor compared to their species counterparts (white truffles, black winter truffles). Fresh Burgundy Truffles have a light mouthwatering sweetness, resembling hazelnut.
FRESH BURGUNDY TRUFFLES IN SEASON
FRESH TRUFFLES OUT OF SEASON
FRESH WHITE TRUFFLES
(Tuber Magnatum Pico)
October - December
Fresh White Truffles come from the northern region of Italy. The flesh of the white truffle ranges from pale cream to brown with white marbling. Alba truffles have an aroma similar to deep-fried sunflower seeds and walnuts.
FRESH BLACK WINTER TRUFFLES
November - March
The Black Winter Truffle grows slowly in the undergrowth throughout the winter. Black Truffles have a strong aroma resembling cocoa, licorice, hazelnuts, and mint.