Posts Tagged ‘truffle recipes’

Saint Valentine’s Truffles

February 14, 2010

Saint Valentine was obviously a truffle fan. Leaving aside that the reputation of truffles as an aphrodisiac (at least if you are a pig at any rate) it seems he was probably bishop of Terni in Umbrian black truffle country in Italy and some of his relics then apparently ended up in another black truffle area: the Vaucluse region of Provence, France. Erica De Mane posts on Saint Valentine and adds a recipe from the Vaucluse region: Tagliatelle with Black Truffles, Vaucluse Style.

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White Truffle Oil Infused Custard with Black Truffle Ragout

February 13, 2010

Shirley on her Køkken69 blog posts on the exhausting experience of making White Truffle Oil Infused Custard with Black Truffle Ragout recipe from the The French Laundry Cookbook.

The Dog Who Ate The Truffle

February 12, 2010

Suzanne Carreiro writes on her website about her upcoming book: “The Dog Who Ate The Truffle:  A Memoir of Stories and Recipes From Umbria”. She has booking signing scheduled for the summer in Palo Alto (14th July), Sonoma (20th July) and Washington, D.C. (3rd and 4th August).

Wild Mushroom Risotto With Shaved Oregon Black Truffle

February 4, 2010

After stocking up on wild mushrooms and truffles at the Monterey Market in Berkeley, Alpha Cook has posted a recipe for wild mushroom risotto with shaved Oregon black truffle.

Truffled Scrambled Eggs

January 27, 2010

In a recent post on her blog food stylist Jennifer McLagan describes cooking up her traditional New Year morning dish of truffled scrambled eggs (and then using truffle peel to try to produce a truffle liquor).

A Recipe for White Truffle Risotto

January 23, 2010

Author and teacher Giuliano Hazan has reproduced a recipe for white truffle risotto on his Educated Palate blog using truffle paste as a replacement for fresh truffles.

Nine-Course Truffle Dinner Party

January 21, 2010

Tales and images of a heavenly 9-course truffle dinner party in Erika Kerekes’ kitchen from crostini with fresh ricotta, a drizzle of honey, grated black summer truffle, and fresh thyme to truffle-honey ice cream.

Adventures in Oregonian Truffleland

January 20, 2010

Laura McCandlish published an article on truffle hunting and truffle hunting dogs in Oregon in The Oregonian online. Laura also reported on last year’s Oregon Truffle Festival in her BaltimOregon blog as well as posting a recipe for Roasted Carrot Salad with Sherry Dressing, Goat Cheese and White Truffles.

Spiny Lobster with Creamy Orzo and Black Truffles

January 20, 2010

The blog of Michael’s in Santa Monica and New York has reproduced a recipe from their cookbook for Spiny Lobster with Creamy Orzo and Black Truffles.