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In this May 19, 2011 photo, a single morel mushroom stands in a park in Ramsey C

Morels can't run, but they can hide

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Barry Beck might call looking for morel mushrooms "amateur hour" because they're so easy to identify, but the president of the Minnesota Mycological Society can't deny their popularity.


"They taste really good. They're one of the best-tasting mushrooms out there," he said recently at the tail end of the metro area's spring morel season.

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