Observation 45199: Calvatia Fr.

When: 2010-05-06

Collection location: Soquel, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Shane Marsh (Mushane)

No specimen available

Notes:
looks like it might be good eats to me

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Recognized by sight: dry grassy hill, at the top of a very large incline

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heh
By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2010-05-06 20:39:14 CDT (-0400)

They are strange tasting, and the texture does remind me of firm tofu.

The last puffballs I marinated in a bag full of buffalo stew overnight. Then drained, patted dry, beer battered, and fried. Mediocre at best, but hey its free food and it can be whatever flavor you want if you marinade.

so if you have any secrets about how to cook
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-05-06 20:32:51 CDT (-0400)

Pl let me know, last time I tried to cook Calvatia sp it was slimy and unpalatable
Dad took a bit and spit it out lol

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