We are pleased to announce that we have been able to slash the price of fresh Alba white truffles. The Quaility now is superb and we have some great pricing to match.
I recently travelled to Segovia, Spain to source the world famous 100% milk-fed suckling pigs from that region. These piglets once cooked are super tender with a wafer thin crsipy skin. Use a spoon to serve the meat as it will melt in your mouth. We deliver these to your door, frozen and uncooked. Allow […]
This beautiful hotel with its Michelin Star restaurant headed up by Chef Matthew Tomkinson is a must stop for anyone travelling through the New Forest. Set in the lovely village of Beaulieu, as you drive through beware of livestock walking the streets or hanging out by the post office. When I was there recently there […]
I recently did a sales trip down to the New Forest National Park to catch up with old customers and to meet some new ones. First stop was Hotel Terravina, a modern chic hotel nestled in the National Park. I met with head chef Gavin Barnes (Materchef The Professionals 2015 contestant) and his sous chef […]
Last Sunday we had friends round for lunch. I wanted a light canape before our big roast. I used slices of summer truffle as the canape base and topped them with a mix of chopped lobster meat, mayo, salt and pepper. They were a real hit. I presented them on California shaped slate.
Considered one of the most extravagant finishing oils, truffle oil should be used very sparingly on food. That is because this oil is very assertive; just one drop makes all the difference, adding a rich aroma to any dish. You can also cook with it (though it is not recommended since truffle oil loses its […]
Yes, I have to admit it: I am one of the few lucky people who fell in love with truffles at first…bite. I like the taste of truffles, I like to read things about them, and even to write interesting stories about these magnificent fungi. Here are two funny stories for all those who love […]
When it comes to delicious foods, only a few flavours can compare to the sensual, almost primitive taste of truffles. Offering amazing culinary experiences, these “clandestine treasures” not only stimulate our taste buds and awaken our senses, but also evoke unexpected emotions. What Is a Truffle? No, the truffle we are talking about is not […]
Stanley Ho, a casino owner, and Vladimir Potanin, a Russian billionaire, are two famous people who have spent a fortune on truffles: $330,000 for a 3.3-pound white truffle and $95,000 for a 4-pound truffle, respectively. Now, that is a lot of money to spend on truffles, regardless of how rare they are. Why would anyone […]
Truffles – what a fancy culinary delicacy! Some go even further and say truffles are an aphrodisiac. Regardless of whether or not truffles possess aphrodisiac powers, they are one of the most expensive foods in the world. If you go to Italy and France, you will learn quickly that truffles are precious, almost sacred. This […]