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Shiitake Mushrooms Boost Immunity

The golden-brown shiitake mushroom, Lentinula edodes, has been used medicinally for hundreds of years in Asia. Previous research identified one of the main active ingredients as a unique beta-glucan, named lentinan after its source. 344 more words


Sweet Potato & Kale Gnocchi With Shiitake Mushrooms

I’ve never attempted homemade gnocchi before and thought it would be a fun Wednesday night experiment for me. I had some kale, a huge sweet potato, and a bag of fresh shiitake mushrooms from my CSA bag this week, so I figured I would use those as my main ingredients. 533 more words

Recipe: Shiitake and Kale

Cook time: 10 minutes; yields about 4 servings

one bunch of kale
3 cloves of garlic (more or less, depending on how much you like kale) 90 more words


Butter Bean Shiitake Omelette

The little Portuguese cottage I’m staying at is nestled in the grounds of a beautiful farmhouse. Pigs, horses and chickens roam freely in the gardens. As I’m transitioning to a fully plant focused diet, there are a couple of things I still eat from time to time – eggs and honey. 263 more words


Poached eggs with Shiitake Mushrooms, Wilted Arugula, and White Truffle Cream

When you feel like a fancy breakfast/brunch. I used a new trick to poach my eggs. I put them in a mug with some water and microwaved them for about 30-45 secs until the white is set. 217 more words



Atisuto @ Al Safa

Retail unit no 2 , Ground floor
Galleria Mall, Al Wasl Road
between Emirates Post Office & Emirates NBD
Dubai, UAE… 20 more words