Home | Community | Message Board


Vaposhop
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy CBD, Cannabis Seeds

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineViking
"I've beenworking on myrr..rou..routine!"

Registered: 11/21/02
Posts: 304
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Last seen: 7 years, 7 months
Eating Puffballs
    #1211743 - 01/12/03 12:36 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)


I work at a park in the summer...right off of lake Ontario. Around mid september, there is one very secluded area where there are literally thousands of puffballs. It's quite a sight to see...most of them range in size from that of a softball to big volleyball sized ones. Anyway, I'd like some input as to whether these are good to eat. I know they're safe, but are they worth picking and cooking?



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleG a n j a
Pictish and proud
 User Gallery

Registered: 12/03/02
Posts: 7,860
Loc: Zone ate
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: Viking]
    #1211746 - 01/12/03 12:39 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

Yeah there nice just slice them into thick chunks and fry them in oil or butter.Better in butter.If there nice and light coloured in side there good to eat if there darker avoid them.


--------------------
er


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisibleshaggymane
PHARMER

Registered: 03/11/02
Posts: 514
Loc: great white north
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: G a n j a]
    #1211784 - 01/12/03 12:58 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

what park ? did it look like a snow ball fight


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineViking
"I've beenworking on myrr..rou..routine!"

Registered: 11/21/02
Posts: 304
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Last seen: 7 years, 7 months
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: shaggymane]
    #1211940 - 01/12/03 02:23 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)


The park is in Burlington, Ontario...and it looks more like an army of snowmen that were hit with a grenade :smile:

Viking


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineBavet
Sensitive StonedRebel

Registered: 12/12/02
Posts: 383
Last seen: 5 years, 4 months
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: Viking]
    #1212146 - 01/12/03 04:03 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

Yummy shrooms. Slice  dip in egg  dip in breading n fry :smile:   


--------------------
"~Dream as if you'll live forever....live as if you'll die today~ James Dean"


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisibleshaggymane
PHARMER

Registered: 03/11/02
Posts: 514
Loc: great white north
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: Viking]
    #1212152 - 01/12/03 04:04 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

My old stomping grounds lived in Dundas for 32 years


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineViking
"I've beenworking on myrr..rou..routine!"

Registered: 11/21/02
Posts: 304
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Last seen: 7 years, 7 months
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: shaggymane]
    #1212604 - 01/12/03 06:54 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

I know Dundas very well. I used to live in Flamborough...literally 2 minutes from Main St.

Viking


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinezeronio
Stranger
Male

Registered: 10/16/01
Posts: 2,349
Loc: Slovenia
Last seen: 10 months, 14 days
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: Viking]
    #1212830 - 01/12/03 08:26 PM (14 years, 6 months ago)

They're OK if the inside is still white.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineGumbyM
Fishnologist
Male User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 06/13/01
Posts: 26,647
Loc: BRICK CITY!
Last seen: 1 month, 11 days
Re: Eating Puffballs [Re: Viking]
    #1213562 - 01/13/03 06:58 AM (14 years, 6 months ago)

Just make sure they are not a poisonous species. There are a few species that will wreak havok on your gastrointestinal track if you eat them. If you are going to eat them, get them before they start producing spores.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy CBD, Cannabis Seeds

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Giant Puffball Cultivation ... ragadinks 8,102 12 11/17/04 10:00 PM
by Koala Koolio
* puffball group- Podaxis pistillaris mushrx1 1,331 3 10/24/05 01:32 PM
by Corporal Kielbasa
* Anyone ever grow puffballs Fungushead 4,421 18 04/18/04 11:47 AM
by CoolMojo
* Cultivating puffballs from wild specimens Mr_zebra 4,238 15 12/09/02 11:03 PM
by viscid
* has anyone tried to grow a giant puffball? Zildjian 5,562 7 11/02/02 09:55 PM
by viscid
* puffball cultivation? waixingren 2,067 4 05/16/05 04:05 PM
by srgtm1a
* Eating mushrooms I picked.. Jenny 763 8 09/17/06 12:15 PM
by Jenny
* star shaped puffball frankthefreak 1,500 3 10/16/01 10:27 PM
by fuzzysquirelnuts

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: RogerRabbit, cronicr, Pastywhyte
1,246 topic views. 0 members, 6 guests and 1 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Sporeworks
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.017 seconds spending 0.001 seconds on 16 queries.