By Yvo Sin
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – For foodies, the dropping fall temperatures means it’s white truffle season again.
If you have a taste for the “diamond of the kitchen,” several NYC venues are offering to gild the lily with white truffles for your dining pleasure.
Tocqueville has housemade gnocchi with white truffle, chanterelle mushrooms and Parmagiano Reggiano, available as a main course or an appetizer (market price). Or you can add truffles to the entire tasting menu for a mere $60.
1 East 15th Street
Le Caprice has the decadent white truffle risotto for $90, lovingly topped with 10 grams of the earthy mushroom.
795 Fifth Avenue
Over in Queens, for the truffle lover with a truffle-hating-wallet, check out Sapori d’Ischia, where you can get a four course white truffle studded dinner for a mere $60 every Tuesday through December. Call for reservations.
55-15 37th Avenue
L’Artusi will host a Barolo and White Truffle Dinner on October 26, featuring famed Barolo wines and white truffles, $325. For more details, click here.
228 West 10th Street
Felidia is having a wine & truffle dinner on November 3 for $240. For full details and to make reservations, visit the website.
243 East 58th Street
City Winery is hosting its own white truffle dinner on November 3rd as well – Il Tartufo Bianco Dinner, $175. For full details and to purchase tickets, check the website.
155 Varick Street
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Yvo Sin is the founder and head writer of The Feisty Foodie.