Updated: Jun 5, 2020

THINGS ARE STARTING TO POP IN THE WOODS. In early May, I find many automobiles parked along M-115 and M-22 with no one in them. Are they abandoned? Hardly. These vehicles are telltale signs of a hopeful search for the fruiting body of the most favored of wild delicacies, the morel mushroom. Wildflowers and wild leeks are fun, but the real prize is a small handful of fresh morels.

Finding these fungi takes time, luck, warmer nights and rain.

Pull over, take off your close quarters Covid-19 mask and enjoy a walk in the woods seeking out nature’s bounty.

As a cook, I love the simplest of preparation with morels. A light sauté with butter and salt and a side of crusty bread is all I need.

This is today’s post and is a tribute to those delicious edibles that simply pop out of the ground.

Think about it. How good is that!

Good luck!

49 views0 comments

M22 LAKESHORE TRAIL | PO BOX 22  FRANKFORT  MI  49635  231.409.4444

  • White Facebook Icon
  • twitter-logo-vector-png-free[1]
  • 768px-Instagram_logo_2016.svg[1]
  • Transparent-Pinterest-Logo-Icon-660x660[

Through this website you can link to other websites. We do not have control over the nature, content, and availability of those sites or businesses. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.