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wild mushrooms in Sydney?

debbieann Dec 16, 2008 02:20 PM

I just yesterday found some pine mushrooms at the produce store on Glebe Pt Rd, and I was wondering if there are any other places people buy foraged/wild mushrooms in Sydney.

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  1. brunelleschi RE: debbieann Dec 20, 2008 02:53 PM

    ive been mushrooming for pine mushrooms, slippery jacks and grey ghosts but it was out near the Blue Mountains. I can't remember where exactly but im pretty sure its near a town called Oberon (spelling??) about a 3 hour drive, there are plenty of people that head out there when the season is right. Ill ask a friend the exact details and any other spots he knows of and get back to you.

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      debbieann RE: brunelleschi Dec 20, 2008 09:29 PM

      I was hoping to buy them rather than go out myself and collect them. good to know the names slippery jacks and grey ghosts.

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      45rpm RE: debbieann Dec 21, 2008 04:01 AM

      Fratelli Fresh or Simon Johnson's might be able to help you out?

      1. kmh RE: debbieann Dec 22, 2008 02:19 AM

        there is a mushroom vendor at the markets at fox studios on wednesdays and saturdays.

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