When is the truffle season?
It is a common question people ask when the truffle season is. In this article, we will tell you when the truffle season is for each type of truffle. But to answer the question, there are often fresh truffles available all year round.
It is always best to enjoy this beautiful diamond when it is fresh, but today we have improved the technology to the point where we have found a way to preserve the taste and flavour of truffles so you can enjoy them every day.
However, if you are interested in finding fresh truffles, we should start with the types and then we will know when the truffle season is.
Black Truffle (Tuber Metanosporum) is the most emblematic and legendary of all, the aroma of the black truffle stands out above all the rest. The season for this beautiful creature is from Mid-November until the mid of March.
White Truffle (Tuber Manatum) is the most rare and precious of all, with its characteristic garlicky scents. Available from October until end of December.
Summer Truffle (Tuber Aestivum) this crisp truffle like to make sure it’s on everyone’s table at the first signs of summer. Can be found from April and until the end of August.
Australian Black Truffles (Tuber Melanosporum) has the soft scent of winter in the height of summer. Plan to enjoy it from June until end of August.
Autumn Truffles (Tuber Uncinatum) a cousin of the summer truffle, its flesh is brown and its aromas, so subtle. The season for this truffle is from September until end of November.
Visit our Truffle Gastronomy category where you can find a large variety of black truffle delicacies from Plantin and white truffle products from Sacchi.