Qing Tou Jun, Russula Virescens, Green-cracking Russula

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Qing Tou Jun, Russula Virescens, Green-cracking Russula

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TCM Details:
Common Name: Green-cracking Russula
Chinese Name: Qing Tou Jun 青头菌
Latin Name: Russula Virescens
Other Name: Quilted Green Russula, Green Brittlegill, 变绿红菇、青冈菌、绿豆菌, 绿菇
Origin: Yunnan, Guangxi, Hunan Province, China
Package: Bag
Storage: Keep in cool, dry and no light place

More About This TCM (In English):
Russula virescens is a basidiomycete mushroom of the genus Russula, and is commonly known as the green-cracking russula, the quilted green russula, or the green brittlegill. It can be recognized by its distinctive pale green cap that measures up to 15 cm (6 in) in diameter, the surface of which is covered with darker green angular patches. It has crowded white gills, and a firm, white stipe that is up to 8 cm (3 in) tall and 4 cm (1.6 in) thick. Considered to be one of the best edible mushrooms of the genus Russula, it is especially popular in Spain and China. With a taste that is described variously as mild, nutty, fruity, or sweet, it is cooked by grilling, frying, sautéeing, or eaten raw. Mushrooms are rich in carbohydrates and proteins, with a low fat content.

Russula virescens is an edible mushroom considered to be one of the best of the genus Russula, and is popular in Europe, particularly in Spain.The mushroom is often sold as a dried product in Asia, and in China, it can be found in roadside markets. Its smell is not distinctive, but its taste has been described as mild, nutty, fruity, or even sweet. Old specimens may smell of herrings. Drying the mushrooms enhances the nutty flavor.

Read More Info. About It (In Chinese 中文介绍):
  青头菌为真菌植物门真菌绿菇的子实体。菌盖宽3—12 厘米,初球形,很快变扁半球形并渐伸展,中部常稍下凹,不粘,浅绿色至灰色。菌肉白色,味道柔和,无特殊气味,炒吃味鲜美。青头菌是群众喜爱的一种食用菌。菌内含有丰富的蛋白质、氨基酸、植物纤维等成份,入口细嫩,香味悠长,有浓郁的大自然清香气息。刚出土时有点像球形,以后逐渐展开呈扁圆形,菌帽质地坚固,呈青绿色,表面有一片青褐色的鳞片。

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