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Almond Portobello (Blazei, Subrufescens)
Agaricus Blazei, or Agaricus Subrufescens - two mushrooms that go by the name Almond Portobello.
Tasty mushroom for gourmet recipes. Extracts used as cancer treatment in some parts of the world (both have cancer inhibiting effects, but Blazei is the one most often referred to in that capacity). Slightly harder to grow than regular Portobello mushrooms due to sensitivity to contamination in “sterile” settings.
This is a prized mushroom, originally for the almond flavor for which it is named, and later for medicinal benefits. It is still a wonderful culinary find, and can be used either as a button (unopened) mushroom, or as a larger traditional Portobello style mushroom.
Subrufescens was cultivated commercially until the early 1900s.
Agaricus Subrufescens is available through our mushroom store.
Mushrooms may cause allergic reactions in sensitive people. Some mushrooms are more likely to do this than others. Please research possible reactions prior to purchase. We are not responsible for how you choose to use our products, and do not claim that mushrooms are completely safe to consume. We merely assure that they are as represented on our website.
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