ur company founded in 1920 by Emile VIAN is specialized since several years in marketing of fresh and preserved truffles. Today, the third generation of this company do his best to preserve the quality and the authenticity of his production.
Our factory is established in Carpentras famed for its very important truffles market every friday morning from end novembre to half march.
In the middle of Provence in the height of the Black Truffle production, near the fascinating places like Gordes, Saumane, Lagne, Venasque , Flassans et Bedoin at the foot of the Mont Ventoux .
The black truffles we use come from the best truffles beds and are of the quality tuber melanosporum called also Périgord quality. These truffles are preserved accordind to traditional and natural appert's process to serve you and the gastronomy. We provide truffles on the other market places in the south east of FRANCE.
IN THE HEART OF PROVENCE
The promotion of the BLACK TRUFFLES of CARPENTRAS has been done in a first time by the POPES OF AVIGNON masters of the COMTAT VENAISSIN. At the 19eme CENTURY the black truffle is very famed, and the first truffles are cultivated .
From 1840, a policy of plantation is adopted and today the production in our region is 30 to 40 tons by year (if we have some rain in summer).
The tree conditions to have black truffles in our region are filled:geological with a calcareous ground, aromatic and forest vegetation of the MONT VENTOUX and the labour of men to replace the old trees and have done new plantations.