The standard for the name "mushroom" is most often applied to those fungi that have a stem (stipe), a cap (pileus), and gills (lamellae, singular: lamella) on the underside of the cap.
Our focus at Misfit Mushrooms is a holistic approach with emphasis on the medicinal properties and nutritional value of various mushroom species.
Visit each page to learn about the mushrooms that we offer and how each species may benefit you and your loved ones! Feedback is always appreciated, as well, contact us and follow our Instagram for updates!
In addition to being delicious, full of nutrients, vitamins, and flavor, mushrooms are also medicinal and utilized throughout the world to treat various ailments and diseases.
Research and studies have shown mushrooms to possess antibacterial, anticancer, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiviral and bodily tonic properties, just to name a few examples!
The possibilities of cooking with mushrooms are enormous! Mushrooms can be braised, broiled, grilled, sautéed, and stewed. Mushrooms are also the perfect companions to pasta, sauces, soups, stews, and vegan and vegetarian dishes as a substitute for meats and seafood.
Many varieties of mushrooms possess meaty texture and umami taste, which reinforce the flavor and consistency desired for numerous vegetarian and vegan dishes.
Each of our pages about the mushrooms we sell contain links to recipes you can try, please let us know your results, and send in a picture to be featured on our Instagram!