What is truffle mayo made of?

What is truffle mayo made of?

Truffle aioli is a mayo-based sauce infused with the flavors of truffles and garlic. The sauce can be made with freshly shaved black or white truffles or with black or white truffle oil. Truffle oil is more affordable and readily available at grocery stores, so it’s more frequently used over fresh truffles.

What does truffle mayo taste like?

What Does Truffle Aioli Taste Like? Truffle aioli is creamy with a unique earthy, musky flavor and garlic notes. It adds a rich and luxurious taste to many dishes!

What is a truffle mayo?

Truffle mayonnaise or some may call this truffle aoili is a mayo based sauce infused with truffle oil. There are many mayo based sauce out there, like, sriracha mayo, japanese mayo, spicy mayo and many more.

What is truffle made of?

What are truffles made from? A truffle is not a culinary creation that was born in a kitchen somewhere but instead it is actually a fungus, species from the Tuber genus to be exact. Truffles are the fruiting body from certain species of subterranean fungi.

How is truffle mayo made?


  1. ½ cup mayonnaise.
  2. ½ cup sour cream.
  3. 1 tablespoon truffle oil.
  4. 1 teaspoon minced garlic.
  5. ½ teaspoon pepper white, if possible.
  6. 1 tablespoon lemon juice.

How do you make truffle mayo?


  1. 1 cup mayonnaise. ½ tablespoon truffle oil (add more to taste) 1 garlic clove. In a bowl, combine mayonnaise, truffle oil and garlic then mix well to incorporate.
  2. 1½ teaspoon fresh lemon juice (to taste) salt and pepper to taste. Add lemon juice and salt and pepper, along with extra truffle oil as needed.

What do you eat with truffle mayo?

Some of my favorite things to include Truffle Mayo on.

  • Burgers.
  • Grilled Cheese.
  • BLT’s.
  • Fish like Salmon.
  • Party and Picnic Sandwiches.
  • Pizza (so good with caramelized onion and olive oil sauce)
  • to dip french fries (like my amazing Truffle Fries)
  • to dip tater tots.

Why do truffles taste so good?

Lots of language has been used to describe the truffle flavor: mold, garlic, soil, onions without heat, meat, sweet body odor — but those descriptors are beside the point. Truffles are irresistible because their aroma is composed of chemicals that mimic mammalian reproductive pheromones.

Is truffle a mushroom?

Truffles — the non-chocolate kind, sorry — are edible fungi, like mushrooms. Unlike mushrooms, they grow underground near tree roots and the best truffles are wildly, insanely, wait-how-much? expensive, sometimes as much as thousands of dollars per pound.

What goes with truffle mayo?

Is truffle a garlic?

White and black truffles are distinctly different. The white truffle has an earthier aroma, which some people find to be similar to garlic; the black truffle has a cacao-like quality.