Black Perigord Truffle Hunt

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Oberon NSW, Australia is the perfect environment to grow the Black Perigord Truffle. Hot summers and cold winters create the ideal growing conditions.

This rare and delicate fungi with the most arresting aroma in the culinary world is in season from around June through to August each year.

Take the journey and go on a truffle hunt, it is a truly great experience.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt at Lowes Mount Truffiere in Oberon NSW Australia. In amongst the english oak, european oak and hazelnut trees of this truffiere a beautiful aromatic harvest was produced.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt at Lowes Mount Truffiere in Oberon NSW Australia. In amongst the english oak, european oak and hazelnut trees of this truffiere a beautiful aromatic harvest was produced.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. In amongst the english oak, european oak and hazelnut trees of this truffiere and with the help from two beautiful black labradors Morris and Floyd, the hunt begins.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. In amongst the english oak, european oak and hazelnut trees of this truffiere and with the help from two beautiful black labradors the hunt produced a beautiful aromatic harvest.


Digging for Perigord Black Truffle. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. In amongst the english oak, european oak and hazelnut trees of this truffiere and with the help from Morris the black labrador, the hunt produced a beautiful aromatic harvest.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. Members of the hunt, along with Morris and Floyd watch on with anticipation as a truffle is un-earthed. You can actually smell the truffle before you see it.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. Morris and Floyd waiting patiently.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. English oak, european oak and hazelnut trees are grown on this truffiere.
Acorns from the oak trees.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. In amongst the english oak, european oak and hazelnut trees of this truffiere and with the help from two beautiful black labradors the hunt produced a beautiful aromatic harvest.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. In amongst the english oak, european oak and hazelnut trees of this truffiere and with the help from Morris and Floyd, the beautiful black labradors, the hunt produced a beautiful aromatic harvest. Truffles straight out of the ground.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. The truffles were washed, weighed and recorded.


Perigord Black Truffle Hunt. Perigord Black Truffle Hunt Oberon NSW Australia. After the truffles were washed, weighed and recorded, the tasting began.

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