Observation 21055: Russula sanguinea (Bull.) Fr.

When: 2008-11-08

Collection location: Paradise, Butte Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Shane Marsh (Mushane)

No specimen available

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hah
By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2009-05-16 09:48:42 WIB (+0700)

funny, I just dont know any other way to describe it.
“peppery” I would think would be spice-like(like cinnamon), or herb-like (like basil or capsicum), this felt like a strange new burn beyond any explanation, almost like I had put a strong acid in my mouth that was eating a hole in my tongue.

The same goes for the peppery Lactarius.
Especially Lactarius alnicola, I cursed myself for tasting that mushroom, ugh!!!

well
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-05-16 07:54:53 WIB (+0700)

I can’t say that being I don’t taste Chemicals LOL

yeah
By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2009-05-16 07:49:30 WIB (+0700)

haha I did taste em, I find the “peppery” taste of most russulas to be quite…. chemical more than “peppery” though.
Ive heard of a few people, one person in particular from mexico, who was talking about using them to spice food…
doesnt sound appealing… lol

Nice find
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2009-05-16 03:32:12 WIB (+0700)

did you taste it ?

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