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tar·tu·fo

 (tär-to͞o′fō)
n. pl. tar·tu·fi (-fē) or tar·tu·fos
An Italian dessert consisting of ice cream shaped into a ball, filled with cherries, nuts, or other ingredients, and coated in chocolate.

[Italian, truffle, tartufo, from Vulgar Latin *territūferum, truffle, from Latin terrae tūber : terrae, genitive of terra, earth; see ters- in Indo-European roots + tūber, lump (probably influenced by dialectal *tūfer); see teuə- in Indo-European roots.]

tartufo

(tɑːˈtuːfəʊ)
n
a mousse-like Italian chocolate dessert
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300g Carnaroli rice (plain or with tartufo or wild mushrooms)
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No en balde el padre Miguel Hidalgo, antes de empunar las armas contra los espanoles, traduce, adapta, y representa en sus curatos de San Felipe y Dolores dos obras de Moliere que tienen que ver con los "fifis": Tartufo y George Dandin.
Parmigiano Ristorante Pizzeria has Fettuccine Ai Funghi Porcini Salsiccia e Tartufo and Filetto Di Carne con Tartufo, a fettuccine dish with wild mushroom varieties, truffle cream sauce, Italian sausage, sliced black truffles and parmigiano reggiano.
Parmigiano Ristorante Pizzeria presented its creamy truffle pasta and pizza, Fettuccine Ai Funghi Porcini Salsiccia e Tartufo and Filletto Di Carne con Tartufo, respectively.
Incluso tradujo y puso en escena El Tartufo, de Moliere.