Novices eager to collect tasty wild mushrooms will find this unique guide invaluable. Unlike others it focuses only on those types that are both safe to eat and delicious. Most important it presents the eight rules of mushroom gathering in a straightforward fashion—including “Never never take a mushroom with gills” and “If a mushroom smells rotten it is rotten.” Among the many mushrooms covered are the cep; the red cracked larch bay and birch boletes; hen of the woods chanterelle trumpet chanterelle hedgehog fungus common puffball horn of plenty and cauliflower mushroom. Each is identified with several color photographs and identification checklist and there’s also information on mushroom season handling storage and cooking complete with recipes.
Alexander SchwabMushrooming Without FearPlants Manufacturer: Skyhorse Publishing; Model: ; MPN: 9781602391604; Part Number: 9781602391604; UPC: ; Color: ; Brand: SKYHORSE; Department: unisex adult; Size: ; Warranty: ; Label: Skyhorse Publishing; Amazon Sale Rank: 12285;Buy On Amazon