Pioppino Mushrooms

(Agrocybe aegerita)

Pioppino is a delicacy revered for its aromatic and slightly sweet flavor, reminiscent of porcini mushrooms. Native to Italy, it enjoys widespread popularity for its culinary versatility and health benefits.


In addition to its exceptional taste, Pioppino boasts numerous health-promoting properties. Rich in B vitamins (B2, B3, and B5), selenium, and potassium, it supports metabolic processes and exhibits antifungal, antibiotic, and antioxidant effects. Consuming Pioppino may help lower blood triglyceride and cholesterol levels, contributing to overall heart health.



This meaty mushroom is edible in its entirety and pairs excellently with a variety of dishes, including risottos, soups, stews, omelets, and sautés. Pioppino can also be dried, frozen, or marinated to suit your culinary preferences.



Pioppino is highly aromatic with a mildly sweet flavor.