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straw mushroom

n.
An edible mushroom (Volvariella volvacea) having a white cap and a swollen base, cultivated especially in East and Southeast Asia and typically harvested when immature. Also called paddy straw mushroom.
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Noun1.straw mushroom - small tropical and subtropical edible mushroom having a white cap and long stem; an expensive delicacy in China and other Asian countries where it is grown commercially
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
genus Volvariella, Volvariella - an important genus of mushrooms in the Orient
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Oyster mushroom can utilize various kinds of waste materials than any other mushrooms like rice straw mushroom, shitake mushroom, etc.
The salad was made with banana heart, straw mushroom and pako (fern fiddlehead) dressed with a pomelo vinaigrette.
Nutrient composition and functional activity of different stages in the fruiting body development of Philippine paddy straw mushroom, Volvariella volvacea (Bull.
It has been reported that Hiratake (Pleurotus ostreatus) reduces serum cholesterol in rats, and that the fruit of straw mushroom (Volvariella volvacea) reduces cholesterol and stabilizes blood glucose in hypercholesterolemic hamsters, suggesting the influence of polysaccharides present in their composition on the hepatic synthesis and fecal excretion of cholesterol (Henry, Eswaran, & Vigilanbiah, 2007).
We began with a spicy straw mushroom, kaffir lime galangal and prawns soup: Spicy enough to have me down my mango smoothie in one go to rinse my palate of the chilli.
The woman, aged in her 50s, died Friday at the Austin Hospital in Melbourne, two days after being admitted with severe poisoning due to ingestion of the fungi, which resembles the Paddy Straw mushroom, a popular delicacy in Asia.
straw mushroom lectin and narcissus lectin augment cytokine gene expression in spleen cells (She et al.
The danger lies in its similarity to several edible species, especially the straw mushroom.
Its most popular dishes include Char Giu Shone Lau (fillet beef and chicken cooked with straw mushroom in a slightly spicy satay sauce, served on a sizzling platter), and its mouth-watering Mongolian Lamb (wok-fried with spring onion and fresh chilli in the house special soya sauce, served with a crispy vermicelli base).
They include the ordinary closed cap, button, field or portabella mushroom, cep or porcini, chanterelle, chestnut, oyster, morel, shitake, straw mushroom, and many more.
50) in a garlicky wine sauce and yellow-toned, grilled polenta generously covered with a straw mushroom sauce ($8.
Volvariella volvacea, the paddy straw mushroom, is the most popular edible mushroom for Filipinos because this is the first mushroom species introduced in the Philippines [26].