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Video: Forager Hits the Morel Mushroom Jackpot

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How would you like to find over 23 pounds of morel mushrooms under a single tree?

Mike Theis won the morel mushroom sweepstakes May 20 while foraging in Dubuque County, Iowa.

Foragers covet this tasty treat, though, and finding them isn't always an easy task. That's why stumbling upon a bountiful stash as large as this is more than a momentous occasion.

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Theis posted the following video to his Facebook page, highlighting his soon-to-be-picked, 23.25-pound haul:

Jackpot! 23.25 lbs under one tree

Posted by Mike Theis on Sunday, May 20, 2018

Yes, our mouths are watering, too.

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Video: Forager Hits the Morel Mushroom Jackpot