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Where can I find white truffle butter?

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Xellosw2099 Jan 5, 2011 12:03 PM

I am wondering where can I find pre-made white truffle butter in chicago area?

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    ticomojo Feb 18, 2011 09:11 AM

    Living in Old Town I immediately thought of:

    The Spice House (http://www.thespicehouse.com) for truffles (they grind up their own truffles fresh for their truffle salt... truly amazing

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    and Old Town Oil (http://www.oldtownoil.com) next door for truffle oil

    ...as GenkiTango said - it's easy to make yourself. By the way - highly recommend these shops for all sorts of yum.

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    Spice House
    1512 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60610

    Old Town Oil
    1520 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60610

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      GenkiTango Feb 17, 2011 07:21 PM

      OK, I see you want it pre-made, but goodness it's easy to make yourself. You just drizzle a little truffle oil into softened butter. Add some minced truffle, if you have any, but that's optional. Season with more salt, if you like. Chill again, if you want.

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        rjlebed Jan 5, 2011 12:05 PM

        Whole Foods has it in Milwaukee. I am guessing that it has it in Chicago...... I recently used it for a yummy truffle mac n cheese!!

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          Xellosw2099 Jan 6, 2011 01:28 PM

          Anywhere else? I think they sell it at a pretty expensive price at Whole Food ( I know I know it is truffle butter). I try looking at costco and fresh farm but no luck. I actually see something call truffle something near the butter and cheese section at costco but it is not call butter

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