morel morel  /mə ˈrɛl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of various edible mushrooms of the genus Morchella having a brownish spongelike cap

Usage(s):

  1. I could hardly touch my morel-sauced salmon, so fixated was I on the dilemma he had placed us in.
  2. Chilly weather this spring has driven morel prices to $12.
  3. Among them are light and airy gougres, silky-smooth corn custards topped with buttery morel mushrooms and delicately spiced lamb burgers.

News

  • Savory Asparagus & Morel Mushroom Bread Pudding

    We are all familiar with bread pudding for a dessert but until recently I had never experienced savory bread pudding and can’t believe I hadn’t tried it sooner. A mushroom forager came by the restaurant the other day with some nice, fresh, local morel mushrooms. I had some asparagus and was looking for a new dish to put on our menu and this is what I came up with. It makes an amazing side dish ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Flathead Beacon

Quotes

  1. "There's this fight between (Eric) Morel and (Fernando) Montiel in the Kelly Pavlik (versus Sergio Mora) title defense on June 27. I wanna get Donaire into the mix. Whether Morel wins or Montiel wins, he (Donaire) should fight the winner," Arum...
    on Apr 19, 2009 By: Bob Arum Source: GMA news.tv

  2. "Morel is a great fighter, but his father crossed the line. He said things about our country. This bothers me and I will not have pity on Morel. I will certainly knock him out before the middle of the fight," Montiel said.
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Fernando Montiel Source: BoxingScene.com

  3. "Any violent and senseless death of a young person is a tragedy for all of us, and particularly so for the families," Vance said. "My deepest condolences go out to the families of Ricardo Williams and Darnell Morel."
    on May 21, 2010 By: Cyrus Vance Source: myfoxny.com

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