Shittake mushrooms grown at East End Mushroom Co. in Cutchogue. (Credit: Vera Chinese)
Heavy rain predicted for the next few days might spoil some of your North Fork weekend plans.
East End Mushroom Co.’s mushroom cook-off, originally scheduled for Oct. 3 at Macari Vineyards in Mattituck, has been postponed until Oct. 24 due to the weather.
“After discussing the safety concerns with the tent company and Macari Vineyards, it has been determined postponing the event would be the best and safest decision for our guests and participants,” East End Mushroom said in a statement. (more…)
The varieties of mushrooms used in these recipes can be bought locally. (Credit: John Ross)
Until very recently, finding the exotic and delicious wild varieties of mushrooms was very difficult. You needed specialized knowledge of edible versus poisonous plus you needed to know where to find them. (more…)