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Largest truffle

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  • Who: Giancarlo Zigante

  • What: Largest truffle

  • Where: Croatia

A white truffle (Tuber magnatum pico) weighing 1.31 kg (2 lb 8 oz) was found by Giancarlo Zigante of Pototoska on 2 November 1999 near Buje, Croatia. Measuring 19.5 cm (7.6 cm) long, 12.4 cm (4.8 in) wide and 13.5 cm (5.31 in) tall, it was estimated to be worth £3,175 (then $5,080).

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