These are small, between 2 and 6 cm in diameter. The cuticle is not very fleshy and is hazelnut or coffee coloured with a darker centre, especially in mature specimens. Its flavour is pleasantly sweet, with gentle hints of almonds or hay. It is versatile, combining very well with a variety of dishes, such as stews, pasta, rice, scrambled eggs and preserves.
Energy value: 315 kJ/1,332 kcal
Fats: 4.2 g | of which, saturated: <0.02 g
Carbohydrates: 30.03 g | of which, sugars: 1.03 g
Dietary fibre: 4.5 g
Proteins: 38.9 g
Salt: 0.12 g