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Truffle hunting in Oregon
The Perigords are an experiment in whether that particular truffle will grow in Oregon - and whether they will grow in commercial quantities. But while the European Perigord rakes in the cash, Jacobson thinks Oregon truffles are tastier. "An Oregon white truffle just makes me lightheaded when I smell a good one," she said. "It just sends you over the edge."