This fungi growing on the side of a downed tree (most I find are that way) looked to me like a pumpkin filled pastry. It was about the size of a hockey puck, not that I have ever seen or held a hockey puck.
And notice how that sugar syrup is oozing out from that sugary coating. Yum!
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