Mushroom Products (Culinary)
Premium quality dried mushrooms
We want everybody to be able to benefit from Mushrooms' health-promoting properties, as well as enjoy their delicious flavour. We have sourced a premium quality range of dried mushrooms from Mushrooms-4-Life a leading supplier of dried mushrooms to the culinary establishment.
Cordyceps militaris is a close relative of the traditional Chinese medicinal herb Cordyceps sinensis, which is renowned for its invigorating properties. The gorgeous orange colour of these ‘Cordyceps Flowers’ adds vibrancy to many dishes, as well as providing a delicious way to enjoy the health benefits of this remarkable mushroom.
Maitake means ‘dancing mushroom’ in Japanese, referring to the joy it inspired in those finding it. An increasingly popular gourmet mushroom, it is also gaining recognition as for its health-promoting properties. Less fleshy than Oyster Mushrooms, its delicate flavour works particularly well in stir-fries.
Called ceps in French and Steinpilz in German, this is the classic mushroom used in Italian and French cuisine. Mushrooms-4-Life porcini is premium ‘A’ grade. Full of flavour, with good colour and free of imperfections.
Called Xiang Gu, ‘Fragrant Mushroom’ in Chinese, Shiitake is a mainstay of oriental cooking with its firm flesh and wonderful aroma. Our Shiitake is top quality with large caps. Ideal for oriental soups and stir fries.
This unusual mushroom, also known as Hedgehog or Monkey-head Mushroom, is esteemed as a culinary mushroom in China and also grows widely in other countries, including the UK. It also contains compounds, which have been shown to help promote the generation of nerve growth factor.
The ‘Mushroom of Immortality’ of Chinese legend, Reishi has many health benefits. Reishi powder is ideal for incorporating into smoothies or superfood snacks to give them an extra boost. Our Reishi is ‘Duanwood’ Reishi, grown on whole logs.