Are there truffles in Spain?

Publicado por:Trufas Manjares de la Tierra | Trufa negra
        Yes, there are! One of the best kinds in the world! In Teruel, where we have our company Manjares de la Tierra, we are lucky to have the best black winter truffle, the Tuber Melanosporum, we also have a good summer truffle as is the Tuber Aestivum.    The black truffle of Teruel is the same as the so-called Perigord truffle. Both are Tuber Melanos...

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Preserved Black Truffles (Tuber Melanosporum & Aestivum)

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    One of the many advantages of preserved truffles is that you can always enjoy this delicacy, even out of season, and you don’t have to rush to use them. They are very versatile, and you can get two products in one, as the juice, liquor or oil in which they are preserved can be utilized as well to flavour soups, broths and sauces. Everybody want to buy fresh truffles, but this is yo...

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  This is the more appropriate sentence to introduce the Black Truffle. Welcome to the most hidden and valued Spanish food culture.   This article is addressed to all enthusiasts and gastronomy lovers who sometimes find in the meal a perfect way to release the deepest tasty feelings. It is a present of the land, a breeze of nature, the wildest land product which it launches you in ...

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Celebrate Valentine's Day with our romantic and simple Valentine’s recipe, made with Black Truffle (Tuber Melanosporum).   Black Truffle (Tuber Melanosporum)   Ingredients:   1 fresh black truffles (Tuber Melanosporum) by Manjares de la Tierra 2 tablespoons extra-virgin truffle olive oil by Manjares de la Tierra 1 tablespoons butter 1 pound fresh fettuccine or Tagl...

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The two winners... The two wonderful black truffles (Tuber Melanosporum) have been donated by ATRUTER ("Asociación de Truficultores de Teruel"), the most reputed Spanish Association of black truffles farmers. Teruel Spanish province has a cultivation area about 3.000 Ha in extension, which has increased enormously in recent years.   The Two black truffles were auctioned...

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Manjares de la Tierra is a company specializing in the sale and processing of black truffles (Tuber Melanosporum), and is becoming well-known in gastronomic circles thanks to the hard work and enthusiasm of three women who believe in their product, know everything about it, and focus on quality. Thanks to their unparalleled aroma, exquisite flavour and the difficulty of finding them, these t...

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TUBER MELANOSPORUM /WINTER BLACK TRUFFLES TUBER AESTIVUM / SUMMER BLACK TRUFFLES   Black winter Truffles (Tuber Melanosporum) as its colour and harvesting time indicates, are black and harvested from December until March. More or less round shape, black in appearance and with an interior also black with whitish veins.     Tuber Melanosporum are th...

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What is a Truffle?   The truffle is an underground fungus that lives in symbiosis with the roots of certain deciduous trees, typically holm oak (Quercus Ilex), oak (Quercus fagaceas) and hazel (Quercus avellana). All varieties of truffle usually have a roundish and irregular shape.       Truffle´s varieties:   There are several kinds of truffles, but the Black Truffl...

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  A fresh black truffle has an incomparable aroma that is much appreciated in "haute cuisine" gastronomy all over the world, where it is celebrated as the culinary “black diamond.”  Black truffles are the hypogeous mushroom or fruiting body of the fungus, Tuber melanosporum Vitt.     Black truffles (Tuber Melanosporum) have traditionally been found in wild areas. But, lately, ...

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The Best Black Truffle Mac & Cheese: recipe. Gastronomy.

Publicado por:Trufas Manjares de la Tierra | Trufa negra
With a Black Truffle (Tuber Melanosporum) slicer, you make any meal pure magic. Put sliced truffles in Macaronis & Cheese, and you have a great culinary experience.     Steps: Melt the butter and saute the sliced onion, then whisk in the flour, stirring for several minutes. Slowly pour in the milk, whisking constantly. Bring the sauce to a simmer while whisking regularly s...

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