Features: Similar in appearance to the summer and Burgundy truffle, the Brumale truffle is a different species distinguished by a somewhat flattened shape, a smoky brown interior, and white marbling.
Species: Tuber Brumale Vittadini
Flavor Profile: Similar to the black winter truffle, the Brumale truffle is earthy and musky with hints of nut.
Spec: Similar to the black winter, summer, or Burgundy truffle, the Brumale is versatile and can add a pop of flavor to prepared dishes as the flavor fully develops during cooking. Thinly slice it atop your dishes for an extra flavor dimension!
Season: The Brumale typically runs concurrent to the summer and Burgundy truffles (during the summer), but also runs later in the year with the season ending in mid-fall before the weather gets too cold.
Purchasing Options: Sold by pieces, weighed by the pound.