The truffle kerfuffle: what is the fuss really about?

Karen Hardy
July 2 2019 - 12:00am

We're on our knees digging in the dirt of Wayne Haslam's truffle farm with a tablespoon. The little Jack Russell, Peri, short for perigord, has been sniffing around, telling us we might find something in this bare patch of soil. Haslam lifts each spoonful to his nose, hoping he too can catch the scent.

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Karen Hardy

Karen Hardy

Canberra Times lifestyle reporter

I've covered a few things here at The Canberra Times over the years, from sport to education. But now I get to write about the fun stuff - where to eat, what to do, places to go, people to see. Let me know about your favourite things. Email:

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