Archive for May, 2010

The Divine Truffle

May 14, 2010

Food blog The Ardent Epicure has made truffles their food of the day and posted information on different kinds of truffles and their uses.


Kalahari truffles (Kalaharituber pfeilii)

May 12, 2010

A report by Tim Truluck on a desert truffle hunting trip in the Kalahari region of South Africa. They are known as !N’abbas in the local Nama language and only appear once every four years or more when they push to the surface, triggered by late summer rains.