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Truffle Season

Episode:  Nine
Broadcast Date: 05/04/14
Presenter: Dan Paris

  • Manjimup one of the Truffle capitals of Australia thanks to the Truffle and Wine Company. Truffles are a delicacy in Europe and can sell for around $3,000 a kilogram.
  • Truffles are typically found on hazelnuts or oak trees and referred to as “Black Gold”.
  • Truffle & Wine Co’s estate is covered by 40 kilometers of truffle tree rows and 12 hectares of grapevines. This makes it the largest producing truffière in the Southern Hemisphere.
  • The Truffle season runs between late may until early September, Check out the Truffle Kerfuffle website for all the details on the events.