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15 Reasons Why Shiitakes are the King of All Mushrooms

I’ve never met a mushroom I didn’t like. But if I had to name one variety that trumps them all, it would be shiitakes. The brown, saucer-shaped fungi are indigenous to Asia. But they’ve also proved...

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Reconstituted dried mushroom - any successes?

by Rella 9 years ago

Is there any way that I can reconstitute any dried mushroom so that it will not be rubbery? I cannot even count the ways I've tried - with absolutely no success. I do like the flavor, but if I ...

Wild mushrooms in Toronto?

by heylids 3 years ago

Anyone go foraging for wild mushrooms and other edibles in Toronto. Would love to find people or groups to join in. Thx

Wild Rice & Mushroom Soup and _______ Salad for Dinner?

by corpkid 3 years ago

I'm making wild rice and mushroom soup which is quite hearty. I'll be keeping it warm as I have family arriving over several hours. Trying to think of some creative salads to go with this? Kale ke...

Chanterelles - Bitter

by jounipesonen 4 years ago

It's known - incl myself - that dried chanterelles shousoaked and water discarded - otherwise strong bitter taste. What has happened in the drying process because there isn't this phenomenon wit...

Help...Mushroom Pizza East Bay

by mcw 3 years ago

Chowhounds...please tell me who makes the best mushroom inspired Pizza in the East Bay...prefer a bit of truffle oil on it as well and maybe some arugula and sausage but not necessary...thank you

Creamy Mushroom Sauce

by FoodFundi 3 years ago

Hi Guys I just recently came across this picture and the Mushroom sauce topped on whatever this is looks absolutely divine. I've always been interested in making a Mushroom Sauce but never re...

The Science of Sauteed Mushrooms

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by Perilagu Khan 4 years ago

I gotta confess--I'm a sauteed shroomaholic. If they're on a restaurant menu, odds are close to 100% that I'm ordering them. And I've been known to whomp 'em up in the kitchen, too. It occurs to me...

Do you recognize this spinach mushroom bake thingy?

by magnoliasouth 4 years ago

I am in search of a recipe that is lost. I've only made it once. Long story short, when I moved to Alaska, while waiting for our furniture, we rented a small furnished house that came with a cookbo...

Where to get dried mushrooms like Costco used to sell?

by helou 7 years ago

Costco used to sell a large-ish plastic container that had a nice mix of various dried mushrooms, including shitakes. Then they sold a smaller container with only sliced shitakes, but those (by Sh...

Seeking veal/mushroom meatloaf that Franey/Claiborne published many years ago

by hopegoode 12 years ago

By mistake, I donated the cookbook which had this favorite recipe. I believe it may have been written in one of the "60 Minute Gourmet Cookbook" series. Can anyone direct me to this recipe? Thanks,...

Shaggy Ink-Cap Mushrooms

by outRIAAge 4 years ago

I'm rather stunned. I just searched here for "Shaggy Ink-Caps" and found no references. Reason I searched is because I'm staring at about 15 lb of Shaggy Ink-Caps that erupted this morning on di...

Buying morel mushrooms in Vancouver

by Dina 18 years ago

Ciao all! :) Where could I buy morel mushrooms (either fresh or dried) in Vancouver and area? Email me in addition to posting your reply to the BB as I'm not sure how to get back here. :)

Wild/foraged mushrooms?

by limso 4 years ago

My diet has been missing wild mushrooms since I left the bay area and the ridiculously inexpensive wild mushrooms that were available at the Berkeley Bowl. How in the world does the Berkeley Bowl s...

Mushroom Allergy

by marritt 5 years ago

Just purchased "The Negative Calorie Diet". It calls for mushrooms. Have allergy to them. Need substitutions ideas.

Delicately flavored mushrooms?!

by mixtapepanda 4 years ago

Hey there fellow home cooks. I want to cook mushrooms (white, portabella, cremini, whatever) in a garlic, & white wine situation, but I always have trouble ensuring they don't get too greasy from p...

Where can I find porcini mushrooms in north NJ

by Snowprincess 4 years ago

Hello! I am on a quest to find real porcini mushrooms (not dried). Has anyone seen them anywhere?

Exotic and wild mushrooms @ Italian Market

by george2 4 years ago

Looking for several pounds of a variety of wild/exotic mushrooms in the italian market. Any sure bets?

Can I eat these mushrooms that came up in my yard?

by tulio 9 years ago

What kind of mushrooms are theses and are they safe to eat? If so, are they any good?