The Tuber magnatum pico with its intense and very pleasant smell is considered to be superior to all the other species. For this reason numerous Truffle festivals and fairs are held during the ripening period that runs from October to December. Even the chefs all over the world call it the king of truffles.
Its dimensions vary from those of a walnut to that of a big orange, but in certain cases it can even reach the size of a big melon, making the truffle hunter happy for its commercial value. For more information visit our Blog.