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King Bolete
This is Boletus edulis
( in Polish:Borowik szlachetny)
- a wild mushroom that is particularily praised for its flavor and aroma.
These type of mushrooms are abundant in the forests of the Low Beskid.
They perform role of ritual food during Christmas Eve.
Poland - The Low Beskid - autumn 2007


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hasuechristmas abundance


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you are lucky to have these for christmas! Are they fresh or preserved?
Posted Feb 14, 2008 9:49 pm

HenrykRe: christmas abundance


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Thank you for your comment. We dry some of the King Bolete and other mushrooms that we pick in autumn and add dried ones to our Christmas meals. Henryk
Posted Feb 15, 2008 9:12 am

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HenrykSubmitted by Henryk
on Dec 11, 2007 2:09 am

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Object Title: King Bolete

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