Fall is a great time to forage Chicken of the Woods mushrooms. The bright orange fan shaped mushroom grow like frilly shelves from the side of trees and stand out like a flag. I love to cook with Chicken of the Woods because they taste like chicken!
An enthusiastic ode to this striking and delicious wild mushroom - the hedgehog (hydnum repandum). Including tips on how to identify it, why it should feature in your foraging baskets and in your kitchen and how best to cook it.