The gourmet mushroom
How do Shiitakes grow?
Hard wood tree species such as oak, beech, walnut and chestnut are the ideal habitat for this mushroom
The difference in conditions
The mushroom is being sold both in fresh and dried form. Fresh mushrooms contain for 90 percent out of water. When dried, the amount of water in the mushroom is about 10 percent, this makes the content of numerous nutrients increase substantially
Sautéed Shiitakes are perfectly matching with:
Linguine with parmesan cheese
A base of quinoa
Tastefully seasoned green lentils
A puree of celeriac, finished off with finely chopped parsley
On top a crispy baked toast
With game, guinea fowl, chicken, duck...
Cream soup Dubarry (cauliflower) with parsley