Mexican truffle


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Related to Mexican truffle: cuitlacoche

Mexican truffle

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It's sold in the streets on sticks; its husks wrap tamales; its masa makes tortillas; and even its fungus yields the prized huitlacoche, "the Mexican truffle." Chef Olvera would not only give them corn, he would take it in directly off the streets and honor it.