Considered the king of all fungi, truffles can cost between US$800 to $1500 a pound with pigs, trained dogs and goats used to sniff out truffles – growing underground beneath truffle oak trees.SALMON CARPACCIO - poached quail eggs, truffle vinaigrette
Variously described as the diamond of cookery, fairy apple, black queen, gem of poor lands, fragrant nugget, black pearl, and by gourmets as the "holy of holy." Some connoisseurs even insist that truffles are an aphrodisiac.
Amandari Festive Truffle Dinner
Amandari Resort in Ubud is hosting a Festive Truffle Dinner in its Upstairs Restaurant on Saturday, November 19, 2005 at 7:30 p.m..
PORCINI SOUP - truffle butter
FOIE GRAS - TRUFFLE TORTELLINI - zucchini flowers & treviso
TRUFFLE INFUSED BEEF FILLET - polenta & organic baby greens
CARAMELIZED APPLE TARTLET - truffle honey ice cream
Coffee – Tea
Valrhona Chocolate trufflesPrice and Reservations
Cost for the evening is Rp. 550,000 plus 21% tax and service (approximately US$65.90) per person. Guests are welcome to bring their own wine without corkage charge or to purchase specially selected paired wines by the glass to accompany each course.
Reservations are essential and can be made by calling Putu Sudiari at ++62-(0)361-975333.
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