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The history Of truffles

The history Of truffles | Italia Mia | Scoop.it
Italy has many food excellences. Among them certainly are truffles. But where exactly can you find them and what's their history? Swide tells you everything about these little gourmet luxuries.
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Truffles: The Most Expensive Food in the World

European white truffles sell for as much as $3,600 a pound, but harvests are down and a black market has emerged -- none of which has dampened the appetite for this prized fungi. Lesley Stahl reports.

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Julie Thompson's curator insight, February 7, 2015 3:35 PM

I'm sure people don't want to hear this but if they would take a crap in the woods after eating a truffle- well, you'd have more truffles after spreading the spores. Talk about flushing away a fortune- too bad. :(