This ancient Mediterranean grain is a staple food prized not only for its taste but also for its nutritional value. High in protein and fiber, it's very easy to digest and can be enjoyed in a number of ways. Alessi Farro with Porcini Mushrooms begins with delicious, nutty flavored, whole grain farro. To the farro, we add highly prized, aromatic porcini mushrooms. Use as a side dish or as a base for a one-bowl meal.