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Wild Gourmet Lobster Mushroom (Hypomyces lactifluorum)

Wild Gourmet Lobster Mushroom (Hypomyces lactifluorum)

The Lobster Mushroom (Hypomyces lactifluorum) is one weird gourmet edible.  The Lobster fungus itself does not have its own fruiting […]

Nov 17, 2012     15 Comments
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What are Elderberries?

What are Elderberries?

What’s an elderberry? Elderberries are small, dark berries that grow in clusters on elder trees (also called elderberry bushes), and […]

Oct 4, 2011     14 Comments
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Pig’s Ears Wild Gourmet Mushrooms

Pig’s Ears Wild Gourmet Mushrooms

The Pig’s Ears mushroom (Gomphus clavatus) is in the Chanterell family, and is found at the same time and areas […]

Jun 11, 2011     18 Comments
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Hedgehog Mushroom

Hedgehog Mushroom

The Hedgehog Mushroom (Hydnum repandum) has to be one of the elite in the world of delicious wild mushrooms.  This […]

May 30, 2011     4 Comments
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Angel Wings Mushroom

Angel Wings Mushroom

Angel Wings (Pleurocybella porrigens) are one of my favorite wild mushrooms, if nothing else just for their beauty. There’s something […]

May 29, 2011     27 Comments
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Gyromitra gigas: Snowbank Mushroom

Gyromitra gigas: Snowbank Mushroom

What a tasty little find this is!  The Gyromitra gigas is related to the common gourmet Morel mushroom, and is […]

May 27, 2011     5 Comments
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