Porcini mushrooms are a wild and meaty mushroom with a rich taste and woodsy flavor. These mushrooms actually produce their best flavour when dried. Premium Select Grade Dried Porcini mushrooms from Italy have a concentrated flavour and aroma that is excellent in rissotto, soups, and stews. They are a famous and particularly delicious mushroom due to the nutty, rich and woodsy flavour, popularly used in gourmet dishes. They also have a high protein content, great as a meat substitute for vegetarian dishes.