The Great Truffle Hunt

November 16, 2011 by  
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EXPERIENCE THE THRILL OF THE “HUNT” WHEN TRUFFLES ARRIVE AT CENTRAL MARKET
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The Great Truffle Hunt offers fresh truffles, fantastic recipes, and in-store tastings. Starting November 11, come by the store and experience the allure of this gourmet delicacy.


WHO:              

Central Market Houston

WHAT:           
Join Central Market Houston as we celebrate truffle season with The Great Truffle Hunt! We will offer fresh black Oregon truffles and Italian white alba truffles in our produce department along with recipes to highlight the earthy flavors of these rare mushrooms.

Stop by the store to watch demos and sample featured truffle fare, including:

·         Mesclun Salad with Truffle Vinaigrette
·         Sweet Potatoes with Goat Cheese & Truffle Oil
·         Truffled Mashed Potatoes
·         Yukon Gold Potato Salad with Crispy Prosciutto and Truffle Oil

You will find more than 30 delicious truffle items throughout the store, including truffle cheese, truffle salt, and truffle oils. There will also be fully prepared truffle dishes at the Chef’s Corner, such as truffle macaroni and cheese, truffle popcorn, truffle risotto cakes, and roasted cauliflower with truffle & parmesan.

As part of the festivities, Houston’s own Araya Artisan Chocolatier will feature a deluxe chocolate truffle and a special Trentino chocolate truffle hazelnut gelato will also be available.

WHEN:

Friday, Nov. 11 – Sunday, Nov. 13, 2010

WHERE:

Central Market
3815 Westheimer
Houston, TX  77027

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