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Definition: Porcini

A type of wild mushroom with a smooth texture, thick stem, and fleshy velvety taste. Their meaty, pungent, woody flavor is highly regarded. Most often found dried in the super market, once re-hydrated these mushrooms are highly aromatic and wonderful in roasts.

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celebrity_soup celebrity_soup 10 years
cool, never heard of it. have eaten it though!
Maggie-Mae Maggie-Mae 10 years
I LOVE Porcini
a-geek a-geek 10 years
Sautéed in butter/garlic/etc. with steak. :D
andaman andaman 10 years
urmm i like this mushroom very much! delicious in risotto!
ccsugar ccsugar 10 years
I thought those were odd-shaped donut holes at first!
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