Truffle Triple Creme Brie Cake
- Melanie Wong Dec 2, 2013 11:58 PM
A couple weeks ago I had a chance to try what was called "truffle triple creme brie cake" at a party. My friend had purchased it at Whole Foods in Santa Rosa, CA. It was $30 per pound and labeled "made right here". Here's what it looks like,
According to this site, the triple creme cheese is Brillat-Savarin.
It looked quite easy to do it yourself, and "maria lorraine" just posted the details here,
Wow, I was just wondering what to bring as my contribution to a Christmas party we are attending this weekend, and now I have my answer! Thank you for posting this!
I costed this out yesterday at my local cheese shop. There a 500g wheel of Brillat-Savarin is $19. A small jar of Rustichella black truffle paste is $17 and the white is $20. Depending on how much of the jar of truffle paste is applied to a wheel, $30 per pound is looking better.