Observation 95761: Laccaria ochropurpurea (Berk.) Peck
When: 2011-11-29
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: whitish spores under younger oak

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I did eat these
By: Leighton Bankes (paducahovoids)
2012-05-29 08:44:09 PDT (-0700)

innitially when collected, they had a very faint scent, but by the time I got home they smelled a little fishy. The smell disappeared upon cooking, I’d rate them well. I fried with olive oil salt and pepper, sweeter than a button, not as sweet as a honey mushroom. Definately worth a sample :)

By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2012-05-29 08:41:04 PDT (-0700)

Have you tried Laccaria ochropurpurea?

I know some people collect it for the table, but have not heard if its a decent edible or not.

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