Bolete Mushrooms (Chilean), Dried

Boletus edulis / Penny bun / Cep / Porcino

Let’s admit it. When you’re a teenager, you’re moody, brash and you generally don’t know what you’re doing. Bolete mushrooms are the same. The younger European Boletes are bold and pungent in flavor. These premium Chilean Boletes? They’re refined, sauve, and donate annually to NPR. Perfect for risottos, lighter pasta dishes, mixed with a farro salad, and pairing with lamb or veal.

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These Boletes are larger than regular Boletes, produce a potent walnut-stained broth, and have a lighter flavor. Where a regular Bolete mushroom produces a brash dark soy sauce aroma, these have more of light soy sauce flavor and less of a fermented nose. Prized for their lack of grit, subtler flavors, and spongy texture these are a mushroom connoisseur’s favorite.

These do not require as much washing as a regular Bolete and will have significantly less grit in them. The sponges are mush poofier and as such will absorb much more flavor making them perfect for soups or for soaking in marinades before adding to a dish.

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IngredientsDried chilean bolete mushrooms.
Recommended ApplicationsThese Bolete Mushrooms from Chile pairs well with soups, wild rice pilafs, pasta sauces, casseroles, stuffing, or substituted in recipes that require a wild mushroom.
Basic PreparationOne ounce of dry mushroom reconstitutes into 3-4 ounces of mushrooms. To do so, take the needed amount and place in to a bowl of hot water. Allow the mushrooms to soak for 20 or 30 minutes. If you wish to add the dry mushrooms directly to a recipe, make sure to rinse prior to adding and only do so if the recipe requires them to cook for at least 25 minutes.
Product StyleWhole
CuisineAmerican, Asian, Chilean, Chinese, European, French
Handling / StorageTo be stored in a cool, dry place.
Shelf Life3 Years
Country of OriginChile
Dietary PreferencesAll Natural, Gluten-Free, Kosher Parve, Non-GMO
Allergen InformationNone Specified


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