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Straw Mushrooms

Contributed by: Lasse NEAdded: Nov 20, 2007 at 07:14 AM


Where to use these mushrooms?

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (0 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (0 beneficials)
  • Type AB (0 beneficials)
  • Type AB Non Secretor (0 beneficials)
  • Type B (0 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (0 beneficials)
  • Type O (0 beneficials)
  • Type O Non Secretor (0 beneficials)
  • Soups and Broths
  • Straw mushrooms Fresh, dried or canned.
How to make it:
  1. Put them in any oriental soup!
  2. Straw mushrooms are used mostly for their texture and bite, rather than their taste which is neutral or a bit bland if you like.
  3. They tend to absorb the taste from the other ingredients.

BTD Core Ingredients Analysis:

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Mushroom (Straw)1 ,2 N N N N N N N N
[1] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.
[2] This recipe uses ingredients which may have a high mold count.

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    If an ingredient is an avoid for your blood type, then try using a BTD compliant variant/substitute or leaving the item out of the recipe.

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    Revision History:
    • Revised Nov 20, 2007 at 10:20 AM By: Rodney