What are Morel Mushrooms?
Morels mushroom are one of the most desired wild mushrooms in the world. We do not farm them like most grocery store mushrooms, Cremini, Portobello, Oyster, etc. but gathered in the wild. The part that we eat is the fruiting body of the underground organism called mycelium that has a complex symbiotic relationship with trees. Every spring mushroom enthusiast, foraging chefs, and an ever growing group of commercial harvesters hunts these little forest treasures Morel Mushroom,where to find morel mushrooms morel mushrooms for sale.
The Morchella genus has been the subject of fascination and debate for centuries. Mycologists (mushroom scientists) cannot agree on how many subspecies of Morchella there are, and the nomenclature is constantly under revision. However, doesn’t “a rose by any other name would smell as sweet?” Everyone can agree that morels are delicious and nutritious.