1 lb. porcini mushrooms
4 tbs. extra-virgin olive oil
2 cloves garlic, chopped
1/3 lb. tomatoes, peeled, seeded, and chopped
1 tbs. parsley, chopped
How to make the Braised Porcini:
Slice the mushrooms, or cut into quarters if they are tiny.
Brown the garlic in a saucepan with olive oil and remove. Add the tomatoes, saute for 5 min., and add the mushrooms. Cook mushrooms till tender but still crisp. Add salt and pepper to taste and add the chopped parsley. Toss and serve.