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Product Description

Product IDV088
Thai NameHED - FANG (เห็ดฟาง)
Common nameCHINESE PADI STROW
Scientific NameVOLOARIA ESCULETA ( VOLARICLLA VOLVASEAE
Season availabilityAround year
ShapeMushroom is a mushroom that was the straw Flower buds look like a white ball. A membrane-bulb-like cup support base mushroom called diaper mushrooms on cap mushrooms mature will spread out like an umb
Nutrition remarkMushroom 100 grams to 3.2 grams protein, 35 kcal energy, 0.2 g carbohydrates, 5 grams fat, 8 mg calcium, phosphorus, 18 mg iron 1.1 mg niacin 3.0 mg of Vitamin C 7 mg.
Preparation and eatingStraw Mushroom: Thai name is Hed Fang
These delicate, sweet flavoured mushrooms have acquired their English name because of the method of cultivation on beds of straw. They look like miniature helmets and are the most popular variety of mushroom in Thai cooking. Straw mushrooms are used extensively in soups, salads and curries, and taste particularly good with prawns (shrimp) and crab meat. Canned straw mushrooms are widely available from Asian stores and many supermarkets. They have neither the exquisite flavour nor the texture of the fres