Enjoy the flexibility of having freshly dried Black King Oyster Mushrooms available any time for your next meal, recipe or special event. Dried mushrooms are easily rehydrated back into fresh mushrooms. Directions are printed on the label of each bag.
Black Kings are some of the meatiest mushrooms and make a great substitute for meat. They can be marinated and grilled and have a somewhat neutral and savory flavor that lends well to many different cuisines and flavors. Try them with some Parmesan cheese and extra virgin olive oil or in your favorite pasta dish. If you are looking for a meat-free dish, Black King mushrooms can be a great meat substitute in your favorite recipes.
Dried Black King Oyster Mushrooms
Store package in a cool dry place prior to using. Soak (steep) dried mushroooms in hot water (200-210 F) for 15-20 minutes. Periodically stir mushrooms while soaking. Use strainer to carefully remove mushrooms from the hot water. Once they have been removed, rinse mushrooms with fresh water. 1 oz of dried mushrooms reconstitutes to 4 - 5 oz.
Black King mushrooms are:
• low in calories & fat free
• cholesterol free & gluten free
• very low in sodium
Black King mushrooms are high in:
• protein & fiber, iron, zinc
• potassium, phosphorus
• selenium, calcium & folic acid
• vitamins B1, B3, B5, B12, C and D