Why are truffles so expensive?

Answer The first law of economics: Supply and Demand. Low Supply + High Demand = High Price.

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How to Make Tub Truffles?

Tub truffles are little gems of aromatic oils that melt slowly into a warm bath, leaving you feeling pampered and relaxed, and your skin feeling silky smooth. Treat yourself to something extra spec... Read More »

What are truffles and what markets can I get them?

Chocolate truffles are a chocolate ganache rolled in different toppings, Cocoa is classic. Any upscale market or candy shop will have them. As far as recipies, there are a million online. Ganache ... Read More »

What is the price of black truffles?

The price of the highly prized black truffle varies from season to season, market to market, continent to continent and broker to broker. In 2009 and 2010 in North America, black truffle prices ave... Read More »

How much do black truffles cost?

Black truffles in 2010 cost between $30 to $100 for a 1 oz. sized fresh truffle. The cost depends on the size of the truffle and the country it comes from. Fresh truffles cost more than frozen. C... Read More »