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5 Most Popular And Well Known Truffles
Black Winter Truffle - Tuber Melanosporum Vittadini
Winter truffles (scientific name: Tuber melanosporum vittadini) are also known as black winter truffle.
Black winter truffle is a black-brown with some purple and red hinges, they are the second most expensive after the white truffle with many people preferring this over the white because of its intense flavour and aroma.
Black Autumn Truffle - Uncinato
Burgundy truffles (scientific name: (Uncinato) are also known as autumn or Campagne truffle.
Burgundy truffles are very similar to summer truffles with a dark a rought exterior, its name comes from its hook-like-shaped crests of its pores and can be found in Itally and France.
White Truffle - Tuber Magnatum Pico
Winter truffles (scientific name: Tuber magnatum pico) is the most valuable truffle you can find it has a smooth and delicate taste and is knows for its aphrodisiac properties.