Truffles

10 Things to Do in the Dordogne

Andrea Magrath | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Magrath

Everyone knows Paris. Many daydream of Provence. And the Côte d'Azur is widely known and coveted as the playground of the rich and famous. But have you heard of the Dordogne Valley?

Planet Appetite: A Taste of Istria, Croatia

Rupert Parker | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Coastal Istria has long been a holiday destination, with the Roman amphitheatre of Pula a major attraction, and the town of Rovinj offering cool sophistication. The countryside inland is relatively new to tourism but its forested rolling hills, topped with fortified villages, like Motovun, is startlingly attractive.

Easy Brazilian Brigadeiro Chocolate Truffles

Holly Bell | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

Here's an easy recipe that I reckon even mothers of three, with their lack of time, general misery and poor pelvic floor might be able to knock up. These truffles are that easy...

Who Knew Chocolate 'The Food Of The Gods' Was Not Just for Eating?

Sabi Phagura | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sabi Phagura

With this in mind, I decided to experience a gift that I would love to receive myself - making chocolate truffles (named after the earthy, dirt-covered fungus that they resemble).

A Glutton's Truffle Hunt in Tuscany

Rosie Scammell | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rosie Scammell

Pecorino cheese drizzled with truffle-infused honey and a glass of pinot grigio; a standard start to a day at Giulio Benuzzi's house on the Tuscan hillside. It is a Sunday morning, 11.00am by the chime of the church bells next door, and Giulio's guests are beginning their day with the truffle hunter.

Planet Appetite: Hunting the Scarce White Truffle in Le Marche, Italy

Rupert Parker | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

If you're going truffle hunting then the best chance of finding any is in Acqualagna, in Pesaro-Urbino Province, as it supplies two thirds of the Italian market.