A single truffle can cost up to $3,800 are they worth the money?
A single truffle can cost up to $3,800 are they worth the money? There is something intoxicating about the smell of truffles. In 2019, someone paid over $130,000 for just over two pounds of white truffles. Because they grow below ground, they have to find a way "to entice us," says truffle scientist Paul Thomas. Consuming truffles, especially white truffles, he says, gives similar intoxicating effects as cannabis, though to a lesser degree.cnbc.com