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(Tuber Melanosporum Vitt.)

Peridium
It is made of small black warts
Gleba
When it is mature its colour is black-purple, it is made of white and slim veins which tend to be reddish when it is exposed to air. Veins disappear when it is cooked
Shape
Generally it is roundish
Sizes
Sizes are variable, it may be like a hazelnut or like an orange. It is rarely bigger.
How To Cook It
Sweet smell. It may be used in meat dishes.
How To Recognize It
For its small warts, its dark purple colour and its sweet smell.

Periodo di maturazione

NOVEMBER

DICEMBER

JANUARY

FEBRUARY

MARCH

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