Flavor Notes & Uses: Foraged in deciduous and coniferous forests, the porcini ranges in size from one inch to ten inch buttons. The porcini is fragile and varies in color from white to brown and even red. As they mature, its underside pores darken into a yellow color. This meaty mushroom is the king of umami in flavor. Perfect for enhancing risotto, broth, or adding to braised wild game, this mushroom is a great addition to any dish .
Species: Boletus Edulis
Season: Spring and fall