THE AUTHENTIC WHITE TRUFFLE
The Authentic White Truffle scientific name TUBER MAGNATUM PICO can be found from October to December. These truffles are considered to be the King of Truffles, not only for the exquisite taste but also because of their renown commercial importance
To spore and develop the white truffle needs a particular type of soil and climate conditions.The earth must be damp for most of the year. It also must be rich in calcium with good air circulation. Not many areas have these specific characteristics and environmental conditions. This has led to the authentic white truffle becoming a rare and highly valued commodity.
A small town in the hinterland of the province of Pesaro and Urbino, between Tuscany, Umbria and Emilia Romagna, Urbania, known until 1636 as Casteldurante, changed under its present name in honor of Pope Urban VIII...
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