Porcini mushrooms

Now is the time for porcini mushrooms in our area. It has been very dry, not good for mushrooms, but some have been gathered in Garfagnana and have appeared at Ristorante Del Sonno in La Villa.

porcini mushrooms

Porcini mushrooms

…just perfect for a delicious mushroom risotto.

Mushroom risotto at Del Sonno

The recent rain should have more growing in the forests…we wait patiently or impatiently as the case may be.

Local news…

Don’t miss the Pinocchio festival in La Villa this weekend…it is always a lot of fun.

Pinocchio festival

11 thoughts on “Porcini mushrooms

  1. I had purchased the porcini sauce from Italy and I made pasta with a little bit of cream and basil and porcini on my birthday which was on 11th 🙂 It was wonderful!

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