Truffles can be harvested in many ways, there are direct harvesting by man with the help of instruments and methods called indirect and carried out with the help of animals. In any case, we speak of cavage to refer to the action of looking for and finding a truffle. The word caver has its roots in Italy where cavare means to extract or dig.
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TRUFFLES FROM THE BEST TERROIRS
With its uneven harvests, its truffle lands with singular productions, the truffle requires real expertise. Since 1820, Maison Henras has been appreciated for its rigorous selection of the best truffles, at the best times of the season, in the best truffle’s fields in the world.
The perfect knowledge of the truffle and its markets, the true love of the aromatic subtlety and the understanding of the freshness requirements of high gastronomy have enabled Maison Henras to never derogate from the criteria of excellence.
In this article, discover all our advice on the short and long term conservation of your fresh truffles. To begin with, you must differentiate between fresh cleaned truffles and fresh hollowed truffles, as the two states of the truffle will imply differences in the way you preserve your truffles.