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Hericium erinaceus/Lion's Mane Mushroom (8 oz/Bag)
Lion's Mane mushroom has a very mild, almost sweet taste, that has been described as similar to crab, lobster or scallops, or almond taste. You can use them as you would any other mushroom.
Lion's mane (Hericium Erinaceus) is a type of medicinal mushroom long used in traditional Chinese medicine. Scientific research shows that the lion's mane contains a number of health-promoting substances, including antioxidants and beta-glucan. Proponents claim that lion's mane can help with a variety of health problems, including:
- Alzheimer's disease
- High cholesterol
- Parkinson's disease
In addition, the lion's mane is said to strengthen the immune system, stimulate digestion, and protect against cancer. https://www.verywellmind.com/the-benefits-of-lions-mane-89474
Native to North America, Europe, and Asia it can be identified by its long spines (greater than 1 cm length), its appearance on hardwoods, and its tendency to grow a single clump of dangling spines. Hericium Erinaceus can be mistaken for other species of Hericium, which are all popular edibles that grow across the same range. In the wild, these mushrooms are common during late summer and fall on hardwoods, particularly American beech
From the manufacturer:
Hericium Erinaceus is the fruiting body of the Hydontaceae fungus Hericium Erinaceus, and it is named only because it resembles hericium. Monkey Mushroom is a traditional Chinese precious herb, the meat is tender, fragrant, and delicious. It is one of the four famous dishes (hericium, bear paw, bird's nest, shark's fin). Hericium Erinaceus is an extremely delicious mountain delicacy. The taste is tender, mellow and delicious, and is known as "vegetarian meat". As a treasure of the edible fungus kingdom, Hericium Erinaceus is a medicinal and edible fungus. Especially for its medicinal value in medicine, it is favored by consumers. It has the effects of invigorating the spleen and stomach, calming the nerves, and anti-cancer. It has special beneficial effects for fatigue, indigestion, insomnia, stomach and duodenal ulcers, chronic gastritis, gastrointestinal tumors, etc.