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Reishi Mushroom Powder

Reishi Mushroom Powder

[ 1956 ]
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The reishi mushroom has a long history of use in Asian culture that dates back more than 2,000 years. It is often referred to as the “Herb of Spiritual Potency” and is depicted in art as a symbol of prosperity, good health and longevity.

Dried and powdered reishi mushroom is usually encapsulated or used to make liquid extracts. Because of its bitter taste, it is rarely added to foods.

kosher certificate information
Ganoderma lucidum

Reishi Mushroom Powder

Reishi mushroom, powder

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information at a glance
active compoundsMannitol, Sterols, Coumarin, Triterpenoids, Polysaccharides
plant part usedmushroom

buying & keeping

general guidelines and tips
storage tipsStore in an airtight container in a cool, dark place.
appearance & aromaFine powder with a slightly pungent aroma.


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culinaryPowdered reishi mushroom is typically encapsulated as a dietary supplement.
safetyConsult your physician before using this herb if you take pharmaceutical medicines, especially anticoagulants or medications that suppress the immune system.

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[ capsule machine ]
[ tip: Quickly fill 24 capsules with powdered reishi at one time. ~ from Monterey Bay Spice Company ]

Quickly fill 24 capsules with powdered reishi at one time.

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[ vegicaps ]
[ tip: Avoid preservatives and animal products with plant-based, vegan-friendly capsules.  ~ from Monterey Bay Spice Company ]

Avoid preservatives and animal products with plant-based, vegan-friendly capsules.

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reishi mushroom

Reishi is not generally used in cooking due to its bitter taste.

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what else you should know

reishi mushroom

Reishi is the oldest known and most widely celebrated mushroom in the world. Because it is a parasitic fungus that targets deciduous trees (with a preference for maple), it must be cultivated on prepared logs or beds of layered wood chips.

Also known as lingzhi, King of Herbs, Mushroom of Immortality and Elixir of Life, reishi has a long history of use in Asia that spans thousands of years. It is said that reishi acts positively on the life force or Qi of the heart. In China, reishi so strongly represents vibrant health and longevity that it is frequently depicted in artwork, and is referred to as “Ganoderma motif.” In addition to paintings, woodblocks and garden designs, this motif can be seen through imperial artifacts and structures, such as the Forbidden City dating to the Ming and Qing dynasties.

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This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

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you should always consult with your doctor
before making any changes to your diet!!
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