Rich in antioxidants, vitamins B and C, copper, potassium, fibre, minerals and amino acids and famous for its unique polysaccharides including beta-D-glucans.
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"Maitake" means "dancing mushroom" in Japanese. It is said to be named so after people danced with happiness upon finding it in the wild, such are its incredible healing properties.
Otherwise known as 'Hen of the Woods', Maitake mushroom is a type of adaptogen. It works to regulate systems of the body that have become unbalanced. While it can be used in recipes for taste alone, it
|Botanical Name||Grifola frondosa|
|Country of Origin||China|
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