The fungus forms a symbiotic relationship with the roots of oak and hazel trees. The edible portion, or truffle, is harvested in winter once it has matured.
“There are two types of people who eat truffles: those that think truffles are good because they are dear and those who know they are dear because they are good”
Help find that elusive Truffle.. then eat them!
For those booking the Hunt then Cook Adventure you’ll then see how to prepare and cook some of our favourite Truffle dishes after which we’ll sit down and eat the lunch we’ve just cooked with a glass of wine and share some stories about all things Truffles.
Our Famous Turalla Truffle Lunches..
Below are a few of the dishes we serve at our lunches.
Turalla Truffle Shot
A light chicken broth served with either a truffle dumpling or home grown forest mushrooms topped with a shave of fresh truffle.
Turalla Truffle Nest
A lightly sheared Hokkaido scallop on an small Potato and leek Rostti drizzles with melted truffle butter, heated with fresh cream and a splash of Madera with a shave (or two!) of truffle on top.
Turalla Truffle Pappardelle
Truffle butter (and truffle infused cream) tossed through fresh Pappardelle with grated truffle infused Pecorino. A 63 degree SV egg and shaved truffle on top.
Turalla Truffle Indulgence
Truffle Ice-cream on top of truffle infused Panacotta topped with truffle infused honey roasted Hazelnuts and a slice of truffle.
On farm Truffle Cottage Accomodation
Fresh truffle will be supplied for guests each night to try your hand in the fully operational kitchen or take home for later use.
What People are Saying about us.
“Well worth getting down and dirty..”
“Wow what a great time”
Watching the truffle dogs work is fantastic ”
“The ultimate truffle experience”
10:00am – 11:30am Truffle hunt
12:00pm – 2:30pm Truffle lunch
9:30am – 10:30pm Truffle Brunch
10:30am – 12pm Truffle hunt
Drop Us a Line
Don’t be shy. Let us know if you have any questions!