Tuber Aestivum Vittad. and Tuber Uncinatum
Price per gram: € 0.42
The black truffle is highly appreciated for culinary purposes and is considered by the French people as the best truffle after their black winter truffle.
It is eaten row sliced on dishes with the truffle cutter. It can also be chopped up with a knife, producing thicker pieces that can be added to sauces or in meat courses as a filling.
Weights: from 20 grams up
Minimum order: 300 grams
The fresh truffles are shipped via express courier, in specific packages that guarantee the product’s integrity right up to delivery.
Delivery times may vary between 2 – 3 working days. To ensure proper product storage, shipments are made on the following days of the week: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
- from the 1st of June to the 31st of August – Tuber Aestivum Vittad.
- from the 21st of September to the 30th of November – Tuber Aestivum Vittad.
- from the 21st of September to the 31st of December – Tuber Uncinatum
- EU area (excluding Malta and Cyprus) –> UPS Express Saver or DHL
- Extra EU area –> the goods are delivered to MBE who will process the order by selecting a carrier and following the regulations in force
With ShopLanghe you bring on the table the scent and flavor of the Black Truffle just gathered.
The products are always shipped fresh in specific packages that retain the organoleptic characteristics for the whole trip.
Variety: Tuber Aestivum Vittad. and Tuber Uncinatum.
Weighs: from 20 grams up.
Appearance: it has a globular, sometimes lobate shape with brown-black rind and tightly-spaced warts with a depression at their summit and lengthwise grooves.
Color: The gleba or pulp is grey-brown or purplish-black in color and marbled with thin white veins. The spores are spinulate.
It grows especially under oaks, hazels, poplars, willows and different variety of trees proportionally to the Region where this truffle grows.
It is found frequently in Italy, Spain and south of France but is gathered and appreciated particularly in France.
Minimum order: 300 grams.
Shipment: Express Courier.
Packaging: specific packages that guarantee the product’s integrity right up to delivery.
Delivery times: vary between 2 – 3 working days. Goods will be shipped only on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
Shipping in Italy: if you buy truffles and 2 or more bottles of different producers, for a minimum total of 6 bottles, optimize your shipping costs with 2 different orders. The shipment of 6 bottles is free of charge throughout Italy, but cannot be associated with the purchase of truffles.
Use & Preservation
Cleaning: the truffles are already brushed when sold. They’re not washed because this operation might reduce the conservation time. It will be sufficient, a couple of hours befor consumption, to clean it delicately with a soft brush.
Optimal preservation: remove the truffles from their original packaging and preserve them in a air tight jar, in the vegetable compartment of your refrigerator. Wrap them in kitchen paper and replaced it every day. You can also fill the jar with rice and cook it once eaten the truffle.
To be consumed before: 3 – 5 days from the delivery day.
1 Kg, 100 grams, 300 grams, 500 grams, 600 grams, 700 grams, 800 grams, 900 grams
Shipping & Delivery
Delivery within 24 – 48 h from order processing.
Shipments are made on the following days: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
NB: as fresh products, truffles are subject to natural weight loss during delivery.
Truffles are shipped in special polystyrene containers containing synthetic ice. In this way the goods remain fresh during transport, up to a maximum of 72 hours.
The available payment methods are credit card, PayPal or bank transfer.
By choosing credit card, the payment is immediate and safe. It occurs through a secure connection that protects your data, which is encrypted during the transaction.
Also the PayPal option is immediate. In this case, if you have a PayPal account, your card details remain hidden. The system redirects you to the PayPal site, where you will be asked to log in directly with your credentials (email and password).
By choosing the bank transfer you end up having longer processing times for we must make sure that we have received the payment, before shipping the goods. This payment method is also safe, but if you are in a hurry to receive your products we recommend choosing an alternative payment method.