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The History of English Truffles.

Many people are surprised to learn that truffles can be found growing wild in England. This is not a recent discovery; from the late 17th century until the 1930s, truffle hunting was a cottage industry with the main centres in Wiltshire, Sussex and Hampshire. Those involved were often farm labourers, Continue Reading

We’re in the FT!

Our “rent a truffle hound” service is included in part of an article on truffle finds in gardens that appeared in The Financial Times’ Weekend section. You can read the article “No mere truffle: could this delicacy be growing in your back garden?” here (PDF). We get quite a few Continue Reading