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OfflineTheShroomanizer
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Edible Puffballs?
    #11193365 - 10/06/09 02:21 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

If anyone can help me identify these, i would much appreciate it. I know i have seen them somewhere (the white puffballs) and it seems it was in a gourmet mushroom book.  They are white with maybe some greyish tint.  They have white powder like stuff that comes off, and when cut in half they are solid white like bread. The older specimens turned green and eventualy brown, towards rotting.  The one with the black gills was growing near the puffballs in a field.  It was by itself and has a white fleshy cap, short stalky white stem. and dark brown/black gills. Im thinking some kind of agaricus, possibly edible idk.  And im almost 100% on those Gymnopilus Spectabilis, been finding alot of them.
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Re: Edible Puffballs? [Re: TheShroomanizer]
    #11193441 - 10/06/09 02:33 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

Lycoperdon perlatum, and yes they are edible.

I am not a TI though, so you should wait before eating them.


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Re: Edible Puffballs? [Re: Twiztidsage]
    #11193460 - 10/06/09 02:36 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

yea, thats what i was thinking either
Lycoperdon perlatum or  lycoperdaceae pyriforme
Waiting on a trusted before consuming these though, and i would still love to know what kind of agaricus that is, or if it even rly is one.


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Re: Edible Puffballs? [Re: TheShroomanizer]
    #11193474 - 10/06/09 02:37 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

Yup. those are pearl puffballs (lycoperdon perlatum). Only edible when solid white, and pretty bland. If you cook them in a sauce like tofu they'll taste a lot like... well, tofu, minus the beany flavour. They're also good breaded and deep fried (isn't everything?).


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Re: Edible Puffballs? [Re: cameal]
    #11193497 - 10/06/09 02:40 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

Quote:

cameal said:
They're also good breaded and deep fried (isn't everything?).




Yes.


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Re: Edible Puffballs? [Re: cameal]
    #11193498 - 10/06/09 02:40 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

awesome...i got some chicken of the woods still in the fridge, ima add these puffballs to them, maybe fry them up make a mushroom-stirfry


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Re: Edible Puffballs? [Re: TheShroomanizer]
    #11193507 - 10/06/09 02:42 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

Lucky.

I really want to find some CotW, or whatever it's relative is that grows over here. I can't seem to remember it's name though...

Good God Damn I am hungry.


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Re: Edible Puffballs? [Re: Twiztidsage]
    #11193530 - 10/06/09 02:45 PM (8 years, 13 days ago)

Well i found Laetiporus cincinnatus which is actualy different from Laetiporus sulphureus(chicken of the woods) But Tastes like chicken, and basicaly the same imo.


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