Chinese woman spends €90k on an Italian truffle

Chinese woman spends €90k on an Italian truffle

A white truffle auction in the north-west Piedmont region has raised €274,200, with one single truffle selling for €90,000 and another being bought as a gift for the new mayor of New York.

‘Truffle tourism’ worth 63 million euros in Italy

‘Truffle tourism’ worth 63 million euros in Italy

Huge white truffle sells for €85,000 at Italian auction

Huge white truffle sells for €85,000 at Italian auction

White truffles sell for €75,000 euros at auction in Italy

White truffles sell for €75,000 euros at auction in Italy

White truffle prices reach an all-time high in Italy

White truffle prices reach an all-time high in Italy

Hunting gastronomic gold in Italy’s truffle country

Hunting gastronomic gold in Italy’s truffle country