The Latest from the Oregon Truffle Festival

25 FebStatesman Journal: Oregon’s Climate is Perfect for Truffles, and Growers Hope to Cash In


There are more than grapes growing at Left Coast Cellars in Oregon’s wine country. Vineyard manager Luke McCollom estimates he’s invested…

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19 MarNYTimes.com: To Covet: A Périgord Treasure Now Grown in Oregon


The fragrant, elusive, mysterious and costly truffle, whether white, black or in between, has been the object of scientific research for…

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05 MarOregonLive.com: Northwest Cook: “First cultivated black truffle” found in Willamette Valley


They said it couldn’t be done, but apparently they were wrong. What’s being called the Willamette Valley’s “first cultivated black truffle”…

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25 AprVancouverSun.com: B.C.’s First Périgord Truffle No Trifle


Abbotsford farmer Bill Stewart has produced B.C.’s first Périgord truffle, a culinary delicacy that fetches up to $2,200 a kilo wholesale….

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22 MayRegister Guard.com: Truffle Trailblazers


Vineyard owners think beyond wine in planting trees primed for producing cultivated European varieties. Maneuvering up the long driveway into Pfeiffer…

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25 AugNW News Network: Local Dogs Earn Their Keep Sniffing Out Truffle


When a dog finds its first truffle — the fungus, not the chocolate candy — the sound you hear will most…

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25 AugEater.com:15 Food & Drink Events for January and Beyond


This is not a bad idea at all: a weekend devoted to truffles, including tastings at a picturesque villa, training sessions…

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25 AugOregonLive.com: Northwest Cook: “First cultivated black truffle” found in Willamette Valley


They said it couldn’t be done, but apparently they were wrong. What’s being called the Willamette Valley’s “first cultivated black truffle”…

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13 MayBarron’s.com: Mon Dieu! U.S. Truffles


Time was you had to travel to Europe to go on a proper truffle hunt. Not anymore. In February, a Perigord…

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09 SepCapital Press.com: Idaho Truffle Industry Begins to Show Promise


Fifty truffles were discovered in Idaho orchards this year and the state’s fledgling industry is showing signs of promise. Truffles fetch…

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18 AugNews.com.au: Rich Pickings in Oregon’s Fertile Wine Valleys


It began in the 1970s when phone calls kept coming in from France. Property offers from people Robin Peiffer didn’t know….

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14 OctZagat.com: 8 U.S. Cities Making Their Own Foreign Delicacies


Once upon a time in America, traveling food lovers had to smuggle foreign pleasures home – stuffing some jamon Iberico from…

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