Welsh Black Summer Truffles (Tuber Aestivum) New Season 2024


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Please select the date that you want your order to arrive and we will post the day before

Please note: your truffle order can be made up of multiple truffles or truffle pieces to fulfil your order however where possible they will be whole

To allow us to carefully monitor the quality of our truffles a shaving will be taken from all truffles to enable us to check for marbling.

Black Summer Truffle (Tuber Aestivum) Availability: Apr-Sept.

•The most plentifully harvested truffle. The fruiting body ranges from the size of a hazelnut to that of an orange. The skin is black. The odor is pleasant and can be quite intense in wales , resembling that of hazelnuts and mushrooms . The main period for ripening runs from May to September. This truffle is commonly found in the United Kingdom , Europe, or wherever there is limestone terrain.


Method 1 is our preferred way to store fresh truffles. Remove from the box and store in a basket or container that lets the air circulate around truffles. This inhibits white mould forming on the outside, you may notice the truffles lose a few grams of weight but this concentrates the flavour. Truffles can be kept for 7-10 days using this method, check daily for hardness, once truffles start going soft use immediately.
Method 2 If you want to flavour additional foods such as rice or eggs store truffles in the rice or eggs and the aroma will permeate into the foods, be aware that if you store for more than 3 days in the rice or eggs a white mould may appear on truffles ( do not be put of by the mould it is harmless and can be washed off ! )

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Mr Peach
3 reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
2 Jun 2023
6 stars

Always a brilliant company to work with, from talking to Matt to delivery its effortless!

Date of experience: 29 May 2023
4 reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
22 May 2023

Was quick, easy and product as described. Very nice truffle. I made an error with delivery option and received a phone call within minutes to check it, which was nice. I had asked for Saturday delivery by mistake. All good. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: 17 May 2023
10 reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
26 Apr 2023
Good to have UK ingredients

Delivery as expected

Nice single large truffle. Welsh !
Rather delicate in aroma but I wanted to have uk ingredients to create a Coronation dish in honour of the king who was Prince of Wales for so long. Firm truffle. Light innard in dark black outer crust

Date of experience: 13 April 2023
Richard Willis
22 reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
16 Feb 2023
Another perfectly delicious truffle...

Another perfectly delicious truffle has arrived. The quality is excellent the taste is to die for. The Welsh Truffle Company's high standards are by far the best from the UK. No offence to other companies offering Truffle and I've tried them all this company has everything you can want from fresh truffles. These are hand picked truffles not a truffle that's been shipped in. Simply put they are the best.

Date of experience: 12 February 2023
2 reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Updated 25 Sept 2020
First time I've ordered truffles and...

First time I've ordered truffles and I'm very impressed. V quick delivery and well packaged in chilled container. Still cool when they arrived recorded delivery. More importantly they are delicious 😋 made some truffle butter and flavoured olive oil to. What a treat!

Date of experience: 25 September 2020

Reply from The Welsh Truffle Company
15 Feb 2022

We are happy your impressed with our delicious truffles, thank you !
1 review
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
16 Oct 2022
Truffles were delicious and generous in...

Truffles were delicious and generous in size. The only issue we faced was with our courier who delayed delivery by 24 hours meaning our meal could not be made on the intended evening (wife's birthday).

Date of experience: 07 October 2022
Andrew Rigby
20 reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
4 Nov 2020
Amazing product from an excellent...

Amazing product from an excellent resource. I'm proud to be Welsh and have these brilliant opulent ingredients growing in our soil!
Matt was great. Hugely knowledgeable and eternally helpful with top tips and recommendations.
I can't recommend Welsh Truffles highly enough!

Date of experience: 04 November 2020

Welsh truffles are stunning!

Matt is a incredible guy, with a excelent business, some of the best truffles iv ever had and with very quick delivery! Love using welsh truffles!

Thank you Matt!

Thank you, Matt! I admire people who are passionate about what they do.
From the first communication to the delivery of the beautiful truffle - every aspect of the process was outstanding. Highly recommended.


Arrived well packaged and quickly. Smelled, looked and tasted Fresh. Had planned to make it last by putting some in oil and freezing some. Ended up scoffing the lot. Absolutely delicious. Gives me shivers thinking about it! Absolutely over the moon these are now grown on our doorstep.

Great service!

Matt was a pleasure to deal with. Excellent communication. The autumn truffle I ordered arrived quickly and in perfect condition. Couldn't fault the product or service......5 stars.


I ordered a bulk of Tuber Aestivum for my house warming party from The Welsh Truffle Co., and seriously they did not disappoint. Their delivery was on time, their employees are nice and the truffle--NO WORDS ON HOW GREAT THEY WERE.

Fast delivery super service

Fast delivery super service

Next day delivery if ordered before midday Monday to Friday If you place an order on the weekend truffles will be posted on monday .

Delivery price is ovenight monday to friday includes thermal packaging with ice pack .