Essential SpiceÂ Sliced Shiitake Mushrooms are are an edible mushroom that are tan to dark brownÂ in color and can grow up to 4 inches in diameter.
They areÂ most commonly seen in Asia, specifically in Japan, China, and Korea. This mushroom is used in Asian cuisine, and has expanded to American, Russian, and even Hispanic foods.
Shiitake mushrooms carry rich nutrients that have lead them to be used for medicinal/remedial needs. This fungi growsÂ naturally on the decay of hardwood trees.