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Tips and Tricks: How to Find Morel Mushrooms [VIDEO]

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Here’s the beginner’s guide to finding Morel Mushrooms.

The weather is getting warmer, and mushrooms are beginning to grow. If you are a morel mushroom lover, you’ll want a refresher on these tips and tricks for finding morel mushrooms.

This video does a good job of showing the different variations of morel mushrooms. Greys are said to be tastier, but yellows are bigger and stick to the ribs faster.

The advice Daryl offers is essential for every mushroom hunter. Be sure to avoid nettles and poison ivy while you’re hunting down these tasty treats.

Here’s a few more additional tips:

1. Never disclose your honey hole

Word gets out fast when folks learn about your honey hole for finding morel mushrooms. Many people take it personal if you sneak into their secret spot, even if you have permission.

2. Patience, Patience, Patience

Some folks walk miles before finding morel mushrooms, so don’t get discouraged. If it was easy, everyone would be filling their bags full of morels. Enjoy the days when you find them easily.

3. Recipes for the tasty treats

There are many great recipes for morel mushrooms and they go even better with a wild turkey.

Now that you have some great tips for this morel mushroom season, get out there and enjoy the spring weather and treats.

Tips and Tricks: How to Find Morel Mushrooms [VIDEO]