Content tagged with "morel"

A Story with a Morel

I know only two things about morels for certain. More

Black Morel

Photograph of a black morel mushroom
Morchella angusticeps (formerly M. elata)
The black morel is a prized edible mushroom. It has a honeycombed cap with black to brownish black ridges and yellowish brown pits. It is completely hollow and grows in the spring. More

Black Morel

Photograph of a black morel mushroom
The black morel is a prized edible mushroom. It has a honeycombed cap with black to brownish black ridges and yellowish brown pits. It is completely hollow and grows in the spring. More

Black Morels

Photograph of several black morel mushrooms with one split in half
Black morels can have weird shapes, but all have a honeycombed cap with black to brownish black ridges and yellowish brown pits. They are also completely hollow. More

Crappie Francaise

Try this recipe for fresh crappie seasoned with lemon and herbs in a delicate morel sauce. More

False Morel

Image of a false morel
This false morel is wrinkled and brain-like without the clear pits and ridges of a true morel. More

Half-Free Morel

Photograph of a half-free morel mushroom
The half-free morel is an excellent edible mushroom. It's completely hollow. It has a honeycombed cap with brownish black ridges and yellowish brown pits. The bottom half hangs free from the whitish stalk. More

Half-Free Morel

Photograph of a half-free morel mushroom
Morchella punctipes (formerly M. semilibera)
The half-free morel is an excellent edible mushroom. It's completely hollow. It has a honeycombed cap with brownish black ridges and yellowish brown pits. The bottom half hangs free from the whitish stalk. More

Half-Free Morel Cap

Photograph of a half-free morel mushroom cap
On a half-free morel, the top half of the cap is attached to stalk, while the bottom half hangs free like a skirt. The stalk is completely hollow. More