A delightful adventure searching for truffles deep in the woods

In this podcast episode join Tom Lywood and his dog Tobacco as they hunt for rare and delicious truffles in a West Country woodland.


In episode eight of season four of the BBC Countryfile Magazine podcast, head on a delightful adventure with truffle hunter Tom Lywood and his dog Tobacco as they track down truffles in a woodland in south-west England.

Learn about the ancient art of hunting these rare and much-prized treasures and why they are so special. And be envious of host Annabel Ross as she gets to taste one of nature’s greatest treasures.

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A cross-section of a freshly harvested truffle