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    Morels

    Well it's almost that time of year. But with the weather that we've had so far this year, how will the crop of morels fare this year?

    Any predictions?


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    Re: Morels

    Tons of them cant wait!



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    Re: Morels

    Im going back to SWI to try and get an early start this weekend. I doubt they will be popping. Looks like we are still two about two weeks away.

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    Re: Morels

    Can I buy them at the farmer's market downtown dsm when it starts or where can I get my hands on some?



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    Re: Morels

    My favorite meal of the year. Morels and crappie filets make a great feast.


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    Re: Morels

    Morels are delicious. Lots of them grow around my parent's farm.



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    Re: Morels

    And since we're talking about it, what is/are the best ways to prepare your morels?


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    Re: Morels

    I like to just bread them like fish and fry them in butter. They are also fantastic in lasagna.


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    Re: Morels

    sauteed for me.



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    Re: Morels

    Quote Originally Posted by chadm View Post
    My favorite meal of the year. Morels and crappie filets make a great feast.
    Definitely! We used to throw a big feed of mushrooms and crappie every year when I was back in Iowa. Man, I miss that stuff.

    We've got morels here but no way in hell am I wandering around in the timber with copperheads. Almost stepped on one in my driveway one night (within 6 inches wearing shorts and flip flops). He tossed out a warning strike but never connected thankfully.



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    Re: Morels

    I saw some in my local Whole Foods Market recently and I could not believe how expensive they were.



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    Re: Morels

    Quote Originally Posted by cycopath25 View Post
    sauteed for me.
    Same for me.

    I can't wait!!



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    Re: Morels

    Quote Originally Posted by 4VR4CY View Post
    Can I buy them at the farmer's market downtown dsm when it starts or where can I get my hands on some?
    You can buy them on ebay for $25 a lb.. I will sell them for that!!



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    Re: Morels

    Can morels hunting be a recruiting tool?


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    Re: Morels

    Anyone been out and having luck? I unsuccessfully went out later last week and after the cold weekend weather I think it will still be a few more days until they start popping.


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