Latest posts with tags "truffles"

Editor's Travels: The Ultimate Chopard Lifestyle

Feb 04, 2019 / World of Watches (WOW)

A 3 day trip to Bordeaux encompassing Château Monestier La Tour, truffle hunting and biodynamic wine introduces the editor to the ultimate Chopard lifestyle

New truffles species discovered in Thailand

Sep 11, 2017 / Gastronomy

Resereachers in Thailand have found several truffle species in the northern area of the country — a first for Southeast Asia.

Hunting Season in Italy’s Truffle Country

Oct 24, 2016 / Gastronomy

Tis the season for truffle hunting in Italy’s Alba region. Tracking down edible fungi is an Italian obsession with some 200,000 active enthusiasts nationwide.

Largest Black Truffle Found in Victoria, Australia

Aug 24, 2016 / Gastronomy

It may not be a gem that can be enjoyed over the decades but the largest black truffle is certainly just as impressive a find.

McDonald’s Japan charges $10 For Truffle Burger

Aug 09, 2013 / Gastronomy

McDonald’s Japan went highbrow recently, releasing a trio of special-edition gourmet burgers filled with thick slices of pineapple, black truffles and chorizo sausage for about $10 a pop.

Obama’s re-election gift: A white truffle

Nov 14, 2012 / Gastronomy

A small Italian village renowned for its white truffles will give Barack Obama a record specimen weighing in at more than a kilo as a reelection present.

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