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The Trumpet mushroom grows primarily in the Mediterranean region of the world. Very popular in Asian cooking, this mushroom has a thick and firm texture after cooking that makes it similar to abalone. Yeah, people really do eat abalone! This mushroom is good in a pinch because it has a long shelf life and can be kept in the pantry.

  1. 1. What does a trumpet mushroom look like?
    1. a. Bird eggs
    2. b. Abalone
    3. c. Veal
  2. 2. What kind of cuisine likes trumpet mushrooms?
    1. a. Italian
    2. b. Mexican
    3. c. Asian
  3. 3. Where does the trumpet mushroom grow?
    1. a. Egypt
    2. b. Cold climates
    3. c. The Mediterranean