The White Truffle Festival is an annual celebration of Alba white truffles, Piedmont wine, and Italian cuisine, modeled after the world famous Fiera Internazionale del Tartufo Bianco di Alba.
Three authentic Italian partners, Urbani Truffles, Prunotto Wines and San Pellegrino have joined forces to bring this monumental event to the US for the fourth year in a row, by partnering with local restaurants and chef’s to feature Piedmont wines with White Truffles from Alba and give consumers a memorable culinary experience during this special 10-day festival.
About La Fiera Internazionale del Tartufo Bianco d’Alba
The rare white truffle from the Alba region is world famous. Every year in the autumnal season between October and November, the truffle fair “Fiera Internazionale del Tartufo Bianco d’ Alba” takes place in the Palazzo Mostre e Congressi in Alba on consecutive weekends. It is one of the main showcases of high gastronomy and Italian excellence dedicated to the precious Alba White Truffle. The essence of the fair is the Alba White Truffle World Market where the Alba Truffle Show, Culinary Shows and Wine Tastings take place. Other regional delicacies such as wine, cheese, pasta and pastries are offered as well at this special fair, which constitutes a must-see and a highlight of the year for gourmets from all over the world.
Every weekend of the Fair, exceptional guests from the world of entertainment and media talk about truffles, participate in debates, meetings, book launches, talk shows, workshops and cooking shows. Dedicated to real gourmets, and now known as Foodies Moments, they celebrate the marriage between the great cuisine and the Alba White Truffle, discovering the secrets of the most famous chefs who, for the occasion, consecrate their inspiration for recipes created specifically for the Alba White Truffle.