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One of Dallas’ best chefs has a huge stash of Alba truffles for you


It’s been a long time since I last visited the original Preston Royal location of Princi Italia, but I continue to hear plenty of good things about this casual Italian restaurant and the food chef Kevin Ascolese produces there. From-scratch pastas. Stellar pizzas. Uncommonly good proteins.

Looks like I’m going to have to get there soon because Ascolese just unloaded a plane load of Alba truffles from Italy. He’s shaving them on those pastas, tossing them atop the pizzas and melting them into grilled meats. And I want all of that.

But those Alba beauties aren’t going to last long – probably just a week or two. And when Ascolese runs out, they’ll be gone until next year.

Preston Royal Village
5959 Royal Lane Suite 707
Dallas, 214.739.5959

West Plano Village 
3300 Dallas Parkway Suite 120, Plano,
972.378.9463

photos: Robert Tsai/Princi Itlia

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