BRAISED BLACK KING TRUMPET MUSHROOM ~~~ this is a non-traditional, but very popular, japanese home and restaurant eryngii recipe (black trumpet mushroom). this simple technique can also be found being applied to other mushroom varieties. [Japan] [savoryjapan]
Pleurotus eryngii ~~~ It is also known as king trumpet mushroom, French horn mushroom, king oyster mushroom, king brown mushroom, boletus of the steppes, trumpet royale) is an edible mushroom native to Mediterranean regions of Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, but also grown in many parts of Asia. In Italian it is called cardoncello; in Chinese, it is called xìng bào gū..
Our idea of magic mushrooms is crisp, golden (legal) substances with the power to lend a bass note of flavor to grain salads, turn a piece of ricotta toast into a meal, or stand alone as a savory side.