The tradition of hunting for truffles

The tradition of hunting for truffles

Recently we sent our farm dog, Barry, away to a truffle dog trainer so that he can learn the basics on how to find truffles. Barry is a Kelpie and is almost 3 years of age so has reached the right level of maturity to concentrate on the task at hand.

You may not realise that all breed of dogs have the same ability to smell, which is hundreds of times better than us humans, due to the fact that their noses contain approx. 300 million olfactory receptors.

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  • Visiting our truffierie

    Once you start with truffles and discover just how delightful and easy they are, you’ll want to keep searching for more recipes.
    There are many more available on the net and in specialized cook books.