Photography, Soup

Chanterelle sour soup

A few days ago I made this mushroom borscht (sour soup) but with dried Chanterell which I picked last year. This year was not very good for mushroom foraging. Also I adapted to what I had in the house. But was great! The aroma, the taste, etc! Ingredients: 1 root parsnip 1 root celery 2… Continue reading Chanterelle sour soup

Photography, Soup

Wild mushrooms soups

Wild mushrooms are versatile and can be used in soups, risottos, sauces, etc. I prepared for you a list of soups with wild mushrooms. If you are trying to forage wild mushrooms all I can say is that you are in for a treat. They grow throughout the year, but in the fall they are… Continue reading Wild mushrooms soups

Photography, Soup

Honey fungus borscht

It is that period of time: wild mushrooms. We take our family and go foraging wild mushrooms. We get them prepared for the winter or cooking them for now. I don’t like very much to eat this mushrooms but I love foraging them. Actually I love foraging all wild mushrooms. Spending time in nature and… Continue reading Honey fungus borscht

Photography, Useful

Mushrooms

Mushrooms season is coming so we need to be prepared. I made a list for you with the mushrooms I usually forage.  If you want to know more about one of the mushrooms click on the name. Russula – Some of them are edible Period of appearance: May - November Recipes: marinated or with salt… Continue reading Mushrooms

Photography, Soup

Mushroom borscht

My husband loves to make a borscht (sour soup), any kind of it. Vegetable or meat, as long it is sour is the best. This summer he made a boletus borscht. It was wonderful. I went foraging mushrooms and he did the borscht. I made photos at the end and now I am sharing his… Continue reading Mushroom borscht

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Fall in the forest

6 years ago when my little boy was only 6 months I went foraging with him. It was a great fall day in the forest. I was carrying him and we found lots of mushrooms. I couldn’t pick them up because my little one was touching everything around us: trees, flowers, etc. The mushrooms on… Continue reading Fall in the forest

Appetizer, Maine dish, Photography

Baked sweet brown pumpkin with mushrooms

This recipe is an adaptation of this Baked pumpkin with porcini mushrooms recipe. I saw brown sugar pumpkins in the shop and I thought about this recipe I made a while back. Simple and tasteful this recipe goes great as a side dish or a main dish. We ate it with meat cooked on the… Continue reading Baked sweet brown pumpkin with mushrooms

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Coral mushroom

  Fall is here so it begins the foraging season. I already told you about the mushrooms I love to forage and on my blog you can find recipes with these mushrooms. Today, I am gone add one more mushroom I like to forage and I didn’t find it for a few years. Because of… Continue reading Coral mushroom

Appetizer, Photography

Omelet with chanterelles

  We had amazing omelets in our life more than once. I know I had it in the morning, evening or lunch with meat or without, mushrooms or herbs, lots of great recipes. One of the best recipes for omelet is the one with chanterelles. One of the best mushrooms in the world, chanterelles are… Continue reading Omelet with chanterelles

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Boletus mushrooms cream soup

It is mushroom season! On March- April they said that this summer is going to be very hot and no rain at all, instead it has been raining for 2 months almost nonstop. Rain combined with warm results in lots of mushrooms. People who forage for years say that they never saw so many mushrooms… Continue reading Boletus mushrooms cream soup