When beef grows on a oak tree

We’re in Wistman’s Wood when I spot a familiar sight. It’s a Beefsteak Fungus, Fistulina hepatica.

Beefsteak Fungus - Wistman's Wood - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

It’s only small and I’m not going to pick it. I’ve tried eating it before and firmly believe either I had the wrong recipe or it’s of no culinary value whatsoever.

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