Breaded Coral Mushrooms & Eggs

Breaded Coral Mushrooms & Eggs

Step 1 Run around the woods looking for mushrooms! I happened to find a small handful of coral mushrooms practically in my backyard. Step 2 Now we want to make an egg batter to dip our mushrooms in so we can fry these guys up.  Add some garlic, Sriracha sauce, minced...
Sunday Drive to Ohiopyle State Park

Sunday Drive to Ohiopyle State Park

Sunday Drive to Ohiopyle I am taking Harrington and Liam to PAX East next week in Boston, so Laurie and I wanted to spend a little time together on Sunday just hanging out.  We decided to take a trip out to Ohiopyle and see what was happening on an early Spring day. I...
Poisonous PA Mushrooms we have found

Poisonous PA Mushrooms we have found

Omphalotus illudens - Jack O'lantern Mushrooms Pholiota squarrosa - Shaggy Scaly Cap   Scleroderma citrinum - Common Earthball AKA: Golden Scleroderma, Pigskin poison puffball How to Make: Lapin à la Moutarde by Laurie Luther | March 2, 2021 | Cooking on the Homestead...
Pear-Shaped Puffball Mushrooms

Pear-Shaped Puffball Mushrooms

What are Pear-Shaped Puffball My wife spotted a few of these for the first time at Linn Run State Park.  I was excited to see a new mushroom so we picked them to save in case we found out later they were edible. They are indeed edible, but… make sure you eat...
Edible Mushrooms in PA – Western Pennsylvania Mushrooms

Edible Mushrooms in PA – Western Pennsylvania Mushrooms

Looking to identify Mushrooms in your area? The National Audubon Society Field Guide to Mushrooms is a great resource.  I would also recommend picking up the Field Guide on trees if you are looking to become an active forager as trees are a great indicator of what...