Shiitake mushrooms

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In New Zealand, dried shiitake mushrooms (Lentinula edodes) are imported from China and sold in Asian food markets. They need 30 minutes’ soaking in warm water before being added to soups or stir-fries. Shiitake have chewy flesh and a slightly woody taste. The photo shows shiitake ...


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