French Truffles

Français : Le Mont Ventoux, France

Français : Le Mont Ventoux, France (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The scourge of Périgord

Traces of truffles have been found in 4000-year-old terracotta tablets discovered is Mesopotamia, the area between the Tigris and the Euphrates. For hundreds of years synonymous with banquets, conviviality and unforgettable moments of savoury delight, the best truffles in France are (arguably, very arguably) found between the Lubéron and the slopes of Mont Ventoux.

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