About Shiitake: Shiitake (Lentinula edodes) is used mainly as culinary mushroom, but can be used for its medicinal compounds when properly extracted. Shiitake is a good immune supporter, blood pressure regulator, and incredible at reducing inflammation.
Take note - these statements should not be interpreted as a list of medical claims.
About our Shiitake: We grow our shiitake outdoors on our farm in Karjalohja Finland. This is a 1,000 year old Japanese technique we employ. This ensures the highest quality fruiting bodies are used. We inoculate the birch logs in the Spring and the shiitake colonizes the log and fruits the following year. We use high quality commercial strains from Japan.
About our extraction process: We dual extract dried shiitake at a ratio of 1:20. This ensure each bottle of liquid extract is very potent with all the important medicinal compounds extracted. Compounds of interest in shiitake includes: