Wine Country Vying to Become Major Truffle-Growing RegionNapa and Sonoma may have cracked the code on crafting world-renowned wines. Next up, the Wine Country could be acclaimed for growing some of the rarest and most sought-after delicacies in the world.
Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Truffles In Napa Valley You've seen dogs trained for search and rescue and others for for sniffing out narcotics. Now some Bay Area dogs are learning to dig up what chefs call the “black diamond,” better known as truffles.
Truffle Dogs Sniff Out Pricey, Pungent Fungus In Napa ValleyThe growing appetite for truffles is feeding demand for dogs trained to sniff out the pungent fungus prized by chefs and foodies.