Expired Giveaway: Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares

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Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita NightmaresFill in the information below, and you’ll be entered to win a copy of Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares: The Love, Lore, and Mystique of Mushrooms by Greg Marley (Chelsea Green Publishing, 2010).

Note: You can enter one time per e-mail address per day. Deadline is noon (12 p.m.) ET 11.16.11.

How adventurous are you when it comes to random fungi? According to mycologist Greg Marley, your answer to depends a whole lot on where you live. Some cultures, he explains, are mycophilic (mushroom-loving), like those of Russia and Eastern Europe. Others, like the U.S., have a serious case of mycophobia (mushroom fear). Marley covers it all, describing how mushrooms have shaped societies all over the globe, providing a visual guide to wild fungi, and offering a few recipes for eating them up.

We never complain when there’s a fungus among us. Here are a few of our favorite ways with them:
Sautéed Bacon, Mushrooms, and Lentils
Orecchiette with Morel Mushrooms and Ramps
Garlicky Lemon-Marinated Portobello Burgers

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