The Truffle Underground

by Ryan Jacobs
The Truffle Underground
  • ISBN-13: 9781911545385
  • Author(s): Ryan Jacobs
  • Subject: Cookery / food & drink etc
  • Publisher: Melville House UK
  • Imprint: Melville House UK
  • Publication Date: 14-11-2013
  • Format: p/b

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£12.99
The Truffle Underground is a deeply researched dive into the dark origins of the world's most valuable fungus - from the scientific mysteries of their growth, to the story of the hapless French farmer who discovered their secret, to brutal crimes in the forests and the white-collar crimes that surround this secretive industry. Through it all, a question lingers: What, other than money, draws people to these dirt-covered knobs?
About the book

The Truffle Underground is a deeply researched dive into the dark origins of the world's most valuable fungus - from the scientific mysteries of their growth, to the story of the hapless French farmer who discovered their secret, to brutal crimes in the forests and the white-collar crimes that surround this secretive industry. Through it all, a question lingers: What, other than money, draws people to these dirt-covered knobs?