TRUFFLE MAGIC at the 5th NAPA TRUFFLE FESTIVAL

Truffles indeed remind us to stop and appreciate the finer things in life, to seek great food experiences and to continue to explore what the dynamic California culinary scene has in store. Because life is too short for anything less. TRUFFLE MAGIC at the 5th NAPA TRUFFLE FESTIVAL by: Carla Sia In life, there are …

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WILD ABOUT TRUFFLES – NAPA TRUFFLE FESTIVAL

By Karina Calayag   Truffles, the subterranean mushroom variety (not the chocolate), have for centuries been among the most coveted gastronomic delicacy all over Europe and, more recently, in the US.  Older European civilizations have believed these fungi possess medicinal and aphrodisiac properties. Referring to truffles, famous French writer Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870) said “They can, on …

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