Truffles direct to you
Fresh from the ground June - August, we personally harvest, grade and package our truffle several times a week to ensure the freshest product direct to your door be it your home or restaurant.
Grown in a sustainable manner in natural North Canterbury soils with an ideal climate to ensure a truffle full of aroma and taste which is guaranteed to enhance any dining experience.
Join our family and dogs to share in the excitement of unearthing truffle. A friendly and relaxed atmosphere with other like minded foodies we love to be able share what we do and of course eat some truffle.
Like many family orientated truffle business’s, Kings Truffles is powered by passion and dedication in supplying truffle of the utmost quality while grown in a sustainable manner. Unlike others, this one channels over 15 years of experience into the production and supply of a rare and luxurious delicacy.
The team, led by Jax Lee, are New Zealand leaders in supplying fresh truffle direct from the source to top chefs and food connoisseurs alike.
Their primary truffiere is positioned in the heart of Canterbury’s limestone country – a beautiful place where they welcome guests to join them for their bespoke Truffle Hunt experiences. Join Jax to wander in the trees, watch the dogs sniff out the goods and enjoy exquisite truffle based fare prepared for you onsite.
As one of the largest truffle-growing operations in New Zealand, with over 6000 trees based in North Canterbury and plans for more to be planted over the next few years, the knowledgable team also provide education and marketing support to those passionate about
Available for purchase in June
Available June - August
Truffle Hunt - Saturday 23rd July SOLD OUT
Available June - August
We would love to hear from you
We are personally hunting our own truffle and supplying you with some of the finest fresh black truffles available in New Zealand.
We sell to home users via our online shop and then deal directly with chefs and restaurants to ensure we meet their special requirements during the busy harvest season.
If you have any questions or requests please feel free to contact me personally.
2022 Truffle Events
Offering a variety of truffle experiences during the New Zealand Truffle season. Relaxed on farm experiences with our truffle dogs harvesting truffles and having tasters, to long lunches at local, world class, wineries with wines to match, or why not touch base to plan your own event.
Growing truffle trees in New Zealand
Kings Truffles have four different sites based in North Canterbury with over 6000 trees between them all at varying stages in development. It is with this experience, along with ongoing research and travel to overseas truffieres, that the knowledgable team also provide consultancy, education and marketing support to those passionate about growing their own truffles.
Its a family thing
Family operated, the business grows, harvests and markets its truffle with the overarching aim of always delivering the best product and service to customers all over the world. We love what we do, the land we get to grow in and the people (and dogs!) along side.
Elevate your meal with truffle! Simple dishes enjoyed by our family using our fresh truffle or truffle butter, as well as details on infusions and storage suggestions.
Hunting Truffles with Freddy
Watch as Freddy hunts out a truffle for Jax ready to harvest.