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Bûche de Noël

A little late getting these posted for Christmas, but here are a few Bûche de Noëls for you – the classic Yule log dessert complete with Amanita mushrooms! And a couple unusual ones with a birch theme, especially appropriate considering that … Continue reading

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Peter: “What’s in these omelettes?” Girl: “Mushrooms.” Hopefully not the kind of mushroom they’ve got advertised. From the television show Kingdom, Series 3 Episode 2.

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Willy Wonka

Amanita mushrooms feature heavily in Willy Wonka imagery – which makes sense, considering the psychedelic implications! In the original movie, you could eat them!   And here’s a shot of the Burton remake:   Here they are again when Glee … Continue reading

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Psychedelic pizza

At the Oregon Country Fair this weekend, noticed this menu at one of the pizza stands. If that’s really the kind of mushroom they put on their pizza, it could definitely get interesting (the Fair is, after all, a notorious … Continue reading

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Chocolate filled candy toadstools, elegant cake toppers from Andie’s Specialty Sweets on Etsy:

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Alice Day Amanita-fest

As I mentioned recently, today is the day that Alice went down the rabbit hole, and as such we held our annual Alice Day(s) celebration over the past couple days. I’ll highlight some of the mushroom related madness: My amanita muscaria … Continue reading

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