Privacy Policy

Who we are

This is a disclosure statement of “Pelegaggia Truffles”, the owner of the domain and website: in accordance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Subscription, contact forms and blog post comments

When visitors leave comments in blog posts, or enter details in our contact and subscription forms, this data is collected. The visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string is check to help spam detection and improve the security of the site.

For social media logins and commenting on blog posts, an anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: Using these social media logins means that, for example after approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment. See more on cookies below.


If you have sufficient permission to upload images to our website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. These formats allows any other visitor to download and extract any location data from the images that you have uploaded to the website.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you have joined our site and publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Note: Facebook logins, the Like and Share buttons can track you, even if you are logged out, and any users you interact with, even if they do not have an account with Facebook. For the data that Facebook harvests see: 98 personal data points that facebook uses to target you and facial recognition tracking.

So for security reasons, we do not include or accept any images filter via Facebook owned sites ie Instagram, Skype, WhatsApp, Messenger which contains embedded EXIF GPS.


For shipping and premium courier services, we collect and analyze data to ensure that the produce arrives freshly, as quick as possible, to the correct destination

Who we share your data with

We do not, and do not have any profitable reason to, share your data without your stated permission. For example, if you choose shipping by DHL international express courier, then we will need to provide them with a destination and recipient for the produce.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. You can ask us to delete the comment and remove this data.

For users that register as clients on, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. You can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except you cannot your username – which can be anything provided no other user as the same username). However, our website administrators can also see this information and edit it for you.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, tax or security purposes.

Visitor comments on posts may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

What data breaches have we had


Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

The above disclosure is in compliance with European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)