Olya Kutsiuruba and David Swab show off their massive mushroom. ( Olya Kutsiuruba/David Swab )“I thought he was bitten by something or he saw a bear,” Kutsiuruba said in an interview. Centre for Disease Control warned mushroom lovers not to forage in urban areas of Vancouver, the Fraser Valley and Vancouver Island because they could reap a deadly harvest. “As a kid I got really excited about it … mushroom picking is part of my heritage and I enjoy it. “It’s really our own little harvest.” She said she’s going to make her favourite dish with the king bolete — a dill-heavy, creamy sauce that can be poured over mashed potatoes, polenta or perogies.
Source: thestar October 08, 2018 16:32 UTC