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neratzaki

νερατζάκι

AMANITA CAESAREA (Scop.) Pers.

A bitter orange, but also Amanita Caesaria or καισαρικό (kaisariko), the very tasty mushroom found in the woods of Northern Greece that resembles a small orange. It was Caesar's favourite, so hence its name.

Text © Dana Facaros

Images by: GLJIVARSKO DRUSTVO NIS, Daderot, Creative Commons License