The black truffle, or even black diamond is very rare, secret, it hides near the truffle or hazel oaks, and only the rabassier accompanied by his faithful dog has a chance of flushing it out.
During your stay at the Mas de la Lance, you can go to the Domaine de Bramarel in Grignan, truffle farmer from father to son, you will discover the excavating profession, and you can buy truffles direct from the producer.
From mid-November to mid-March, every Saturday morning the truffle market takes place in Richerenches.
Immerse yourself in this very special atmosphere where the truffle growers' cars are open chests to negotiate the quantities and prices of truffles At about fifteen kms from Mas de la Lance is Richerenches, a medieval village in the enclave of the popes.
Discovering the black diamond: Le Mas de la Lance organizes truffle weekends from January to mid-March