Mushrooms grow in an amazing variety all around the world. Some are edible, many are poisonous.
The common white mushroom is derived from a natural mutation discovered by a Pennsylvannia farmer in 1926.
How much does a mushroom weigh?
|Common White/Crimini (brown-Italian)|
|Shiitake/Pyogo – Dried|
Dried Shiitakes can last for up to one year.
Rinse well, then soak in hot water for at least 30 minutes. The soaking water can be strained and used to add flavor to a stock.
Before using tear off and discard tough woody stem. Discarded stems can be used to flavor stocks.
Substitutes: crimini mushrooms OR enoki mushrooms OR straw mushrooms OR chanterelles OR porcini mushrooms OR white mushrooms OR oyster mushrooms
|Shiitake/Pyogo – Raw|
|Mushroom||Small (2 “)||8g||.3oz|