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Italian white truffles from Alba, Italy shaved on steaming pasta

This video shows a fresh white truffle from Alba Italy being shaved over a steaming plate of homemade pasta. This truffle recipe is easy and delicious!

The aroma of fresh white truffles will fill a room with heavenly fragrance! White truffles from Alba Italy hasve an intense earthy flavor with a hint of pepper and garlic.

Shave raw white truffles on pasta, risotto, salads, eggs, sauces, or with poultry or other white meats such as rabbit or veal. White truffles also pair well with hard Italian cheeses, proscuito and salami.

Here’s the recipe for white truffles with pasta:


Enough fresh made pasta for 4 – 6 people

8 Tablespoons butter

3/4 cup chicken stock

4 – 6 Tablespoons of freshly grated dry Italian cheese such as Pecorino or Parmigiano Reggiano

Fleur de sel and freshly ground pepper

1.5 – 2 ounces whole fresh white truffles


Cook the pasta in a large pot of boiling, salted water.  Meanwhile, heat the chicken stock on medium heat and whisk half the butter into the stock, stirring constantly.  When the pasta is cooked to your taste, drain the water and put the cooked pasta back in the large pot.  Add the chicken broth and butter mixture to the pasta, along with the remaining butter and the cheese.  Mix thoroughly and add salt and pepper to taste. Serve in 4 – 6 pasta bowls.  Shave the truffles over each pasta dish at the table.

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