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cooking with Sparassis Crispa, aka cauliflower mushroom

This dish is using Sparassis Crispa, aka cauliflower mushroom.   The specimen I found was not overly large. As you all probably know I am no good with recipes and measurements.  So keep this in mind as you read through. … Continue reading

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cooking with Armillaria Tabescens

On a recent walk I found several highly sought after and edible wild mushrooms.  read about it here So now to show you what I’ve done with one of the mushrooms, the Armillaria tabescens, aka honey mushroom.  I cut the caps … Continue reading

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mushrooming – Did you hear the joke about the fungus? I could tell it to you, but it might need time to grow on you.

So you, my friends, know I like to eat. I also like to eat inexpensively.   Which predicates that I like to forage. You’ve probably eaten things at my house that include things I’ve “found”. My newest interest is mushrooming.  I must … Continue reading

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Fancy Food Work

A few nights ago we had friends over.   They had purchased a lovely bottle of wine whilst vacationing in Italy, hand carried it all the way back to the USofA, and left it with us to share with them … Continue reading

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What a Jerk!

I am a pescatarian.  Most people don’t know what that means so I usually just say vegetarian. A pescatarian, according to wiki, is a vegetarian that also eats fish, dairy, and eggs.  I pretty much agree with that. This past … Continue reading

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things that make you chana aloo

So it's funny the things that make you do other things. The other day I was in the grocery store, I always check the sales bins before progressing through the store and I found a package of naan bread,and it … Continue reading

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pickled Hungarian Wax Peppers

We are coming up on 11 months since our return to the USofA. As stated before it has been quite the culture shock after having lived out of country for nearly 11 years. One of the biggest shocks for me … Continue reading

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