2022 Truffle Melbourne Festival at Queen Vic Market

The largest free truffle celebration outside Europe returns to Queen Victoria Market this weekend!

Saturday 18th June 9:00am-5:00pm 

Sunday 19th June 9:30am-4:00pm

And this year we're introducing private dining - skip the queues and have a delectable selection of truffle tastes and tipples delivered to your table! BOOK NOW!

Whether you’re a truffle tragic, or simply curious, there’s something for everyone at our free festival weekend. A huge range of affordable and delicious truffle tastes will be on offer - from warming truffle soups to tasty truffle pizzas, cheesey raclettes to truffled crêpes and bao – and not forgetting the famous Truffle Truck's truffle toasties and truffle prawn rolls!

Come along and be entertained with chef demonstrations by Melbourne’s best truffle chefs sharing their truffle secrets with host Cam Smith, including Guy Grossi, Justine Schofield, Jesse Gerner and Diana Chan - check out the schedule and find the recipe details here. Truffle dogs Trixie, Arrow and their siblings from Brimfeldt Australian Shepherds will delight you with their truffle hunting skills, and of course the Truffle Melbourne Festival Bar is serving Prosecco, wine and truffled cocktails to enjoy all day. 


 
 
 

READY-TO-EAT EXHIBITORS

That's Amore Cheese

Savour a warming four cheese spaghetti with truffle, tossed in a Parmiggiano wheel, or Truffled Burratta. And for the sweet tooth there's freshly filled traditional Sicilian Cannoli.




The BAO Project

Induldge your senses with truffled fried chicken, soft shell crab or pesto pumpkin bao and other delights showcasing the best in Asian fusion.


Frencheese 

Tantalise your tastebuds with one of the most popular dishes in France- melted raclette cheese poured on to truffled potatoes with charcuterie, pickles, and salad 

Left Bank Melbourne

Be tempted with truffled pasta straight from the truffle parmesan wheel, or devour a venison black truffle pie. And there's delectable meat free options too.




Primo Street Pizza Company

Delectable woodfired pizza with a thin, crisp base and garnished with authentic Italian ingredients - including truffle - will take you over the moon with every bite


 Crepe-Oohlicious

Serving traditional savoury galettes made with (gluten free) buckwheat flour. Tantalising truffle infused onion jam with smoked ham, Gruyere and chives; and truffle and garlic infused mushrooms with Gruyere and spinach. And dont forget to leave room for their famous sweet crêpes!


Two Chillies & Roadshow Coffee

Roadshow Coffee will keep you caffeinated, and the Chilean chefs from Two Chilies will share their traditional South American flavours with a truffle twist.



The Truffle Truck

A taste sensation on wheels! 

Mushroom Toastie - confit mushrooms, Gruyere & truffle mustard served with pickles $18

Truffle Prawn Roll - tarragon & truffle mayonnaise, pickled shallots & Avruga caviar served with truffle slaw $24

Pastrami Sanga - potato chips, caramelised onion, truffle aioli, bread & butter pickles served with truffle slaw $24

Truffle & Winter Vegetable Soup - chive truffle oil, hazelnut, Gruyere & sourdough $16

Truffle Fries - truffle Pecorino, truffle salt & truffle aioli $14

Coconut & Truffle Honey Panna Cotta - pear, pistachio crumb $16

Add fresh shaved truffle +$5

Have a Truffle Toastie delivered to your table, with other truffle tastes & tipples! BOOK NOW!

 

FRESH TRUFFLE & ARTISANAL PRODUCE

Truffle Paddock

Fresh Australian truffles will be available to sniff and savour. Featuring a curated range of truffle products from Victoria and across Australia, including their own Truffle Paddock Truffle sauces, pastes, mustards, honeys, oils and other gourmet treats



La Truffiere

Born and raised in Le Perigord, France - home of the famous Black Truffle - Joelle Dullac makes the journey south from her truffle farm near Canberra to tempt your taste buds with her traditional crepes and stock up on La Truffiere's award-winning truffle butter to take home


Trufficulture

Purchase a tree that has been inoculated with truffle fungi and get advice on all aspects of establishing a complete Truffière of any size! Whether you are considering becoming a commercial grower, or you are just a truffle enthusiast wanting to plant a few trees in a home orchard, Trufficulture Nurseries can help you


Dalrymple Vineyards

Take home a bottle or two of the superb Pinot Noir from Tasmania's Dalrymple - a perfect match for the truffle, and their wooded chardonnay is a classic.



TRUFFLE MELBOURNE FESTIVAL BAR

 
 


The Truffle Melbourne Festival Bar will provide the perfect place to catch your breath, rummage through your purchases and tickle your palate with a selection of fine beverages from The Prosecco Van and Dalrymple Vineyards.

Indulge in a range of Truffle Melbourne's very own truffle infused cocktails, including our famous Truffled Bloody Mary, an Espresso Martini or even a Truffled Negroni.

Have it delivered to your table with a selection of truffle tastes! BOOK NOW!