Mushrooms large and very large volva fleshy foot solid compact that is recessed with maturation. Hat of 6-18 cm, hemispheric to start to flatten when ripe. The cuticle is dry and coarse.
This mushroom is considered excellent taste full power may simply grilled with a few grains of salt, but also very good with scrambled eggs, grilled meats or chopped with salad. Also widely used in stews