Spring Rains Bring Morels.
Now with the warmer weather and the heavy rain with more returning in the middle of next week, the odds are that you'll see more and more shrooms show themselves. Today is the much anticipated Midwest Morel Fest in Ottawa. The weather was absolutely beautiful for such an event. Located in the Jordan block which has become the go-to place for small get-togethers as this. A large group of vendor's circled the area with their wares. On the East side of the block, live music was performing for the patrons. The much coveted Morel mushroom has risen in popularity, and their unique flavor is prized by chefs worldwide according to Wikipedia.