porcini mushroom


noun, plural porcini [pawr-chee-nee] . Italian Cookery.
Usually, porcini. cep.
Also called porcini mushroom.
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porcino (pɔːˈtʃiːnəʊ)
n , pl porcini
Also called: cep an edible saprotrophic basidiomycetous woodland fungus, Boletus edulis, with a brown shining cap covering white spore-bearing tubes and having a rich nutty flavour: family Boletineae
[Italian, from Latin porcīnus, from porcus pig]

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