La Ba Jun, Craterellus Cornucopioides, Horn Of Plenty

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La Ba Jun, Craterellus Cornucopioides, Horn Of Plenty

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TCM Details:
Common Name: Horn Of Plenty
Chinese Name: La Ba Jun 喇叭菌
Latin Name: Craterellus Cornucopioides
Other Name: Black Chanterelle, Black Trumpet, Trompette De La Mort (French), Trombetta Dei Morti (Italian), Trumpet Of The Dead, 梢棒菌、唢呐菌
Origin: Anwei, Zhejiang, Fujian, Hunan, Guangxi, Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Tibet Province, China
Package: Bag
Storage: Keep in cool, dry and no light place

More About This TCM (In English):
Craterellus cornucopioides, or horn of plenty, is an edible mushroom. It is also known as the black chanterelle, black trumpet, trompette de la mort (French), trombetta dei morti (Italian) or trumpet of the dead. The Cornucopia, in Greek mythology, referred to the magnificent horn of the nymph Amalthea's goat (or of herself in goat form), that filled itself with whatever meat or drink its owner requested. It has become the symbol of plenty. A possible origin for the name "trumpet of the dead" is that the growing mushrooms were seen as being played as trumpets by dead people under the ground.

The fruiting body does not have a separation into stalk and cap, but is shaped like a funnel expanded at the top, normally up to about 10 cm (4 in) tall and 7 cm (3 in) in diameter (but said to grow exceptionally to 15 cm (6 in)). The upper and inner surface is black or dark grey, and the lower and outer fertile surface is a much lighter shade of grey. The fertile surface is more or less smooth but may be somewhat wrinkled. The size of the elliptical spores is in the range 10–17 µm × 6–11 µm. The basidia are two-spored.

Horns of plenty are edible and sought after. According to a Portuguese study, 100 grams of dried C. cornucopioides contain 69.45 g of protein, 13.44 g of carbohydrates (mostly mannitol, a sugar alcohol) and 4.88 g of fat, amounting to 378 calories. They contain fatty acids, primarily of the polyunsaturated variety, as well as phenols, flavonoids and 87 mg of vitamin C. They look rather unattractive, but have a very good flavour. When dried their flavour even improves, acquiring black truffle notes. One French cook-book specializing in mushrooms has eight different recipes for this one species (terrine, soufflé, marinade, tajine, fricassée, ...)

Read More Info. About It (In Chinese 中文介绍):
  喇叭菌,别名:梢棒菌、唢呐菌。 子实体单生或群生。喇叭形,橘红至土黄色,高5~14㎝,菌盖宽3~8㎝,有绒毛状红褐色鳞片。菌肉厚,白色,棱褶分叉,交织,下延至柄的中下部。柄长1.5~5㎝,粗0.3~1.5㎝。孢子椭圆形,不光滑,表面有细皱纹,13~16.2μm×6~7.5μm。夏秋生于混交林中地上。
  喇叭菌色泽鲜明,糟香诱人,带有柠檬和番茄的果酸味和清香味,滋味鲜咸微甜,层次丰富。 具有开胃健脾,止咳化气和治疗神经衰弱等功效。

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