Hericum Erinaceus is a kind of large size fungus, whose surface is full of acicular growths that look almost like hair. They get this name because their appearance is similar to a monkey's head.
The mushroom contains plenty of protein and polysaccharides, as well seven kinds of essential amino acids for the human body. The content of glutamic acid is pretty high and it is a very famous and delicious edible fungus. It is believed they can improve immunity levels, lower cholesterol, cure gastric ulcers, and have anti-cancer effects.In Chinese tradition, the “king of mushrooms” along with swallow’s nest, bear's paw,and sea cucumber areconsidered four famous tonic dishes.
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