Dried Oyster Mushrooms
Product of:
Spain
Size:
1.1 oz.
(30g)
Item Number:
28719
Price:
$8.00

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Description
Organic Oyster Mushrooms, air dried to preserve quality and taste. From Andalusia in southern Spain, our drying process does not use salt, preservatives, colorants or chemicals. We also do not use liquid paraffin or sulfur dioxide. It takes 16 kilos of fresh mushrooms to make one kilo of dried product. Certified organic by Andalusian Committee of Organic Farming, the EU and USDA.
Taste and Pairing
To rehydrate, place the mushroom in boiling water for two to four minutes. Use in salads, sauces, in stir fry and in stews. Shelf life: two years from production date. Storage: place in cool and dry place, do not refrigerate.
Science
Oyster Mushrooms contain large amounts of lovastatin, an ingredient which is linked to lower cholesterol levels. are low in sodium, and very low in saturated fat and cholesterol. It is also a good source of protein, minerals, as well as fiber.

Khatun K, Mahtab H, Khanam PA, Sayeed MA, Khan KA. Oyster mushroom reduced blood glucose and cholesterol in diabetic subjects. Mymensingh Medical Journal, Volume 16, Issue 1, January 2007
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