With the arrival of autumn, the provinces of Soria and Guadalajara are moving to promote the black truffle.
Last week The San Miguel market in Madrid the promotional project “The country of truffles“.
Led by Soria Activa Foundation and funded by the Ministry of Environment and Rural Affairs (MARM) and the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD), “Truffle Land” aims to promote the truffle in all its aspects.
The project “The country of trufflesIt aims to assess the various aspects, especially in the gastronomy and tourism, associated with this precious mushroom in the provinces of Soria and Guadalajara.
For this Soria Activa has programmed a series of events in which black truffle will be the main character.
Among the programmed activities under the project “The country of trufflesThere are a series of promotional events such as the organization of Gastronomic week of truffles in Soria, in which 1st week on the cork with truffles; the first edition of National competition for young truffle chefs; in addition to a series of conferences, tastings and demonstrations, by famous chefs, with black truffles.
In addition, it is also programmed, this time in the province of Guadalajara, Gastronomic day of truffles in Molina de Aragon, where there will be a tapas competition for truffles in the region, a market for fresh truffles and truffle products, and other activities.
Apart from just the gastronomic, “The country of trufflesIt will be used to carry out R + D + i research in rural areas, in addition to attempts to take the first steps to assess the implementation, together with other projects, of a quality brand of black truffle from Soria and Guadalajara.
If you want to know in detail Truffle Country Program you can do it in the following file (PDF):
Truffle Land Program 2010
Thanks for reading.
David from 55000 Recipes