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Truffles:  subterranean mushrooms found in Italy, France, Croatia as well as other locations throughout the world.  They are grown in the root systems of beech, poplar, hazel and oak trees.  Originally, pigs were used to hunt truffles because of their innate ability to sniff out the truffles but the pigs had to be muzzled to prevent them from eating the… (more…)