Psilocybin mushrooms are known for their transformative potential, but their earthy, bitter taste can be a challenge.

If you're exploring the world of these unique fungi and seeking ways to make them more palatable, we've got you covered. In this guide, we'll how to hide the taste of psilocybin mushrooms six different ways, allowing you to enjoy their benefits without the unpleasant flavor.

Method 1: Brew an aromatic psilocybin mushroom tea.

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Transforming your psilocybin mushrooms into a warm, soothing cup of shroom tea is the perfect way to hide the taste of magic mushrooms. The fragrant aromas of your chosen ingredients will mask the mushroom's taste so you can savor each sip.

  • Boil water, allowing it to cool slightly
  • Add chopped or crushed mushrooms
  • Steep for 15 minutes, infusing the flavors, stirring occasionally
  • Strain the liquid, discarding the solids
  • Enhance flavor with a fragrant tea bag, sweet honey, zesty lemon, or spicy ginger

Read: How to Make Shroom Tea: The Ultimate Mushroom Tea Guide

Method 2: Prepare some decadent chocolate edibles with psilocybin mushrooms.

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Unleash your inner chocolatier by crafting delightful chocolate edibles that masterfully hide the taste of psilocybin mushrooms.

The rich, velvety chocolate will meld with the mushrooms, creating a luxurious treat.

  • Melt your choice of dark or milk chocolate
  • Mix in finely ground mushrooms, allowing the flavors to meld
  • Pour the mixture into candy molds or onto parchment paper
  • Cool in the refrigerator, allowing the chocolate to set into a silky, firm texture

Method 3: Make a creamy peanut butter and/or Nutella psilocybin sandwich.

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Indulge in the classic comfort of a peanut butter and/or Nutella sandwich, but make it shroomy. The luscious, creamy spread will mask the mushroom flavor, making each bite a pleasure.

  • Spread a generous layer of peanut butter or Nutella on a slice of bread, creating a velvety canvas
  • Finely chop or grind the mushrooms and sprinkle them evenly over the spread, adding a subtle earthy note
  • Place another slice of bread on top, completing the sandwich with a soft, pillowy touch

Method 4: Make delicious and pillowy magic mushroom gummies.

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Magic mushroom gummies are easy-to-dose on-the-go snacks, and they're fun to pass around. They're the perfect way to both treat yourself and hide the taste of magic mushrooms. The best thing about them is that you can either use them to both microdose and macrodose—just make sure to label your dosage clearly!

  • Prepare the mushroom extract: Combine powdered magic mushrooms and 1/3 cup freshly boiled water in a small cup. Let it extract for 15-20 minutes.
  • Prepare the mold: Grease the inside of each space in the silicone mold with non-stick cooking oil spray.
  • Strain the mushroom extract: Use cheesecloth to separate powdered mushrooms from the liquid, ensuring a final amount of 1/3 cup.
  • Combine the jello, gelatin, and rind: In a small bowl, mix lime rind, Jello, and gelatin with the magic mushroom liquid. Let it sit at room temperature for 10 minutes.
  • Warm, stir, warm, stir: Microwave the mixture for 15 seconds, removing and whisking in between, until the sugar is fully dissolved.
  • Pour and set: Transfer the liquid to the mold and refrigerate for 20-30 minutes until gummies are set.
  • Coat in citric acid (optional): Add citric acid for a sour twist.
  • Count your gummies and enjoy: Calculate the dose by dividing the initial magic mushroom amount by the number of gummies in your batch.

Full recipe and instructions: How to Make Magic Mushroom Gummies

Method 5: Make fudgy, chocolatey magic mushroom brownies.

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Well, the frosting on the brownies, anyway. Instead of baking the magic mushrooms into your brownie, which could risk altering the dose and won't distribute evenly, we recommend making a fudgy frosting infused with powdered magic mushrooms. After magic mushroom gummies, this brownie recipe is our go-to for indulgent way to macrodose and share with friends.

And because they're easy to share, they're our favourite way to get together with friends and experiment with strains of varying strengths.

  • Grind dried magic mushrooms into a fine powder.
  • In a mixer, blend butter and vanilla until well combined.
  • In a separate bowl, mix cocoa powder, sugar, and magic mushroom powder.
  • Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet mixture, one cup at a time, and mix until creamy.
  • (Optional) Add milk one tablespoon at a time for desired consistency.
  • Refrigerate the magic mushroom frosting until ready to use.

Full recipe and instructions: How to Make Magic Mushroom Brownies

Method 6: Lemon tek your shrooms and take them as a quick shot.

Lemon tekking is not for the feint of heart. It can intensify the trip by 2 - 3 times and the onset is nearly immediate, which can be a jarring experience for the magic mushroom novice. Having said that, it also reduces the nausea and the trip duration, culminating in a shorter, more intense trip without the dreaded nausea or body load.

If you're new to shrooming and lemon tekking, we recommend you pick a strain you're familiar with, or a popular strain that's known to be gentle, and use only half the dose for the outcome you're looking for.

  1. Grind dried magic mushrooms into a fine powder using a coffee grinder.
  2. Place the mushroom powder in a glass or container.
  3. Squeeze fresh lemon juice over the powder, ensuring it's fully covered.
  4. Stir well to make a homogeneous mixture.
  5. Let the lemon tek mixture sit for 20-30 minutes, occasionally stirring.
  6. Consume the lemon tek solution for a potentially quicker onset and shorter trip duration.

Full guide to lemon tekking: How to Lemon Tek Magic Mushrooms: Tips, Tricks, & FAQs

The obvious method: Take your magic mushrooms in a capsule.

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You can either make your own capsules, or purchase one of our pre-made, precisely dosed microdose and macrodose formulas.

Our macrodose formulas include Balanced High and Extended Release, each designed to produce a completely different trip depending on your needs. Balanced High macrodose capsules are energetic and uplifting, and the trip is shorter and more intense; in fact, it's been lovingly dubbed "herbal ecstasy" by our customers. Extended Release is more gentle and less intense, but the trip duration is longer.

Final thoughts on how to hide the taste of magic mushrooms.

With these three tantalizing methods to hide and elevate your psilocybin mushroom experience, your culinary adventure awaits.

Choose the one that resonates with your taste buds and preferences. Whether you're exploring mushrooms for personal growth or potential therapeutic benefits, savoring each delicious bite or sip will enhance your overall experience.

Bon appétit!

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