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Offline Bill/SFNM

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Mushroom season again!
« on: August 10, 2007, 04:01:59 AM »
Last year about this time I posted about using mushrooms I had collected on pizzas.

This year promises to be an even better year due to the good rains we have been blessed with this year. Here is the first batch I collected yesterday which I intend to  sauté very lightly and use to top some white pizzas for lunch today. I'll try to take some photos of the finished pies.


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Re: Mushroom season again!
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2007, 06:32:04 AM »
The French are mad about mushrooms. Every pharmacist has studied mycology, so that you can take any questionable mushrooms to the local drugstore for an expert opinion.

I remember an August Sunday that I spent with a French family at their country house in the Dordogne. After lunch (on a stone table under a hazelnut tree where we ate nuts from the previous year) we went mushroom gathering in the afternoon. That night's supper was an omlette made from the just gathered mushrooms. Unforgetable.