The Black Poplar mushroom not only looks great but tastes great too. It has a sweet hazelnut taste and meaty texture. This mushroom goes great in many different pasta, risotto's and meat dishes. Black poplar mushrooms also have great health benefits also, they contain copper, fiber, and vitamin B5, and also contain potassium, biotin, folate, iron, selenium, and vitamins B2 and B3. Additionally, they have anti-fungal and antibiotic properties.