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Foraging for black truffles

I’ve always been intrigued by truffles. And I’m saddened by their current identity crisis.

How is it that this rare, expensive, hyped-up fungi can appear everywhere? 919 more words

Foodie Collections

Fontana di Trevi: Italian at its best in Frankfurt

Perfectly balanced beef carpaccio accented with chanterelles; ethereal angel hair pasta with shaved black truffles; gnocchi with tangy gorgonzola sauce. Those dishes were irresistible at Frankfurt’s Fontana di Trevi. 635 more words

Travel

Cool and Creamy

Watermelon and Feta Cheese Appetizers.

As the temperature hits 30 degrees its time to turn off the heat and find ways to savor the flavor of Summer.  235 more words

Summer

Winter Black Truffle Season

Get out your truffle shaver, it’s time for winter black truffle season!

You might want to get out your wallet and credit card while your at it, because this delicate and refined fungus doesn’t come cheap. 277 more words

Food

Countdown Snapshots

It’s supposed to be spring, right? Sure doesn’t feel like it.

I’ve been trying to cope with all the wintry weather we’ve been having. This has been the worst winter I’ve experienced in the past 25 years. 170 more words

Food Photography

Creamy Sausage, Mushroom and Black Truffle Orecchiette

We have started a trend of never going out to eat.  We used to go out for almost every meal on the weekends but it left us feeling stuffed, tired and over indulged.   398 more words

Recipes And Food

SUPER Simple Truffle Popcorn (Or A Party-Planning Life Hack)

OK, this has to be a quick post because I’m in the middle of a three-day meditative fast during which I am attacking my screenplay revisions without any comforting distractions. 270 more words

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