Tells: Think “smaller T. felleus with finer netting.” Bitter white cap flesh DNS. White pores age to tan-pink.
Other Information: Buff to brown cap may have pinkish tones. White-buff stem usually has pale to brownish netting, aging to brown-cinnamon base color w/white top & bottom. Likes oak.
Edibility: Too bitter to eat but useful for unique approaches like cocktail bitters. It isn’t toxic; just absurdly bitter.
- NH4OH (Ammonia): No data.
- KOH: No data.
- FeSO4 (Iron Salts): Cap flesh turns bluish to bluish gray.