Tuber Aestivum Vittad. and Tuber Uncinatum
Price per gram: € 0.22
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
- Italy → UPS Standard, delivery within 2 — 3 working days
- EU Area → UPS Standard, delivery within 3 — 6 working days
- Italy → UPS Standard, delivery within 5 — 8 working days
- EU Area → UPS Standard, delivery within 5 — 9 working days
- polystyrene structure inside cardboard boxes
- cardboard structure and boxes
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
The order is processed on the same day if executed and paid by 12.00 pm. The courier picks up the parcels the day after the order is processed (excluding: low cost delivery and Extra EU).
As long as the package is not taken over by the courier, the indications provided by the carrier regarding the presumed delivery date are estimated and will subsequently be confirmed by the courier.
Quick delivery — I’d like to receive my package as soon as possible
If you intend to buy products from a single manufacturer or if you want to quickly receive products from different manufacturers (with separate packages, shipped directly by the producers):
Low cost delivery — I’d rather save money and wait a few days
If you want to buy products from different manufacturers and receive them in one delivery:
Following the order processing, the bottles are collected to be packed in the least number of packages and processed with a single waybill.
Extra EU orders
Following the order processing, the goods are delivered to MBE who will process the order by selecting a carrier and following the regulations in force.Times may vary: delivery within 5 – 9 working days.
We are very careful about the quality of the packaging, to avoid problems during shipping.
For the bottles we use packages that are suitable for transport, which keep the contents still. You may receive two different types (both very valid and chosen according to the regulations of the shipping countries):
As for gastronomic products, these are also shipped in cardboard boxes with bubble wrap or air cushions inside.
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.