"They can, on certain occasions, make women more tender and men more lovable" said Alexandre Dumas, one of the most widely read French authors referring to truffles. They have been revered as the “diamond of cookery”, “black pearl” and even “holy of holies for the gourmet” and people pay exorbitant prices to enjoy them. Yes, they are highly treasured. They are truffles!!! Wicked Spoon Confessions lists 5 fun facts that will make you hunt them down right away.
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