October in the Great Smoky Mountains is one of the most beautiful time of the year in Tennessee. With all the striking fall colors mixed up with the breathtaking views make it a stunningly scenic place to come, relax, have fun and mushroom forge for Gourmet & Medicinal fungi!
Join fellow mushroom enthusiasts from all over for a weekend full of fun and enjoy an exciting experience sponsored by Brewers Mushrooms in their Mushroom Foray. Hugh & Tammy Brewer will be guiding participants in a foray that will be on 100 prestine and secluded mountainside acres that are surrounded by the Great Smoky Mtn. National Park on 3 sides. This foray will introduce participants to the fascinating world of mushrooms. The Brewers will also be offering an informative lecture on the subject of the mushrooms health benefits and culinary delights.
Among the species likely to be found are the, Milky Caps, Lobsters, Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus sulphereus), Hen of the Woods (grifola frondosa), Lions Mane, Reishi and others!
Saturday Agenda: October 19th, 2013
8:30 am and 9:00 am MEET @ COBBLY NOB CAFE & PIZZA 3720 East Parkway – Gatlinburg 37738 (which is located on Hwy. 321, just outside of downtown Gatlinburg).
We will then carpool to woods 10 minutes away on 100 acres of very private and secluded land. Beginning with a brief introduction to foraging technique, participants will learn various picking techniques and learn how to identify species in the field using a detailed checklist which will be provided for each participant.
9:30 am – 12:30 pm Guided Mushroom Foray
3:00 pm Meet at Brewers Mushrooms for Mushroom ID and informative lecture.
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cooking Demo and Mushroom Feast
(Medicinal Teas will also be served.)
$45.00 per person / $80.00 couple for the Guided Mushroom Hunt Only (Families and Groups WELCOME)
$75.00 per person / $140.00 couple – Full Day of Fungi Fun!
Pay for Foray Here
Each Participant will receive 15% off all Mushroom Products located inside their Mushroom Hut “Toadstools”.
Sign-up Today and receive 1 FREE Oyster Mushroom Grow Kit or Shiitake Log (your choice).
(Each participant must register and prepay 1 week before class)
(After payment is received you will receive a sign up form)
Brewers Mushrooms 850 Hide A Way Dandridge, Ten. 37725 brewersmushrooms.com firstname.lastname@example.org 423-441-2533