Just a few shavings from an Oregon White Truffle, Tuber oregonense, are enough to imbue a dish with an incredible richness and complexity of flavor. However, to attempt to describe the aroma of these truffles with words, is an exercise in futility. The aroma is indescribable, such complexity of olfactory sensation can only be experienced, and is unique to each individual’s perception.
Consider the opportunity to obtain fresh Oregon truffles as an open door into one of life’s peak experiences.
Here are a few links with more information, recipes, and truffle lore…
On the trail of truffles