Matsutake is an expensive mushroom which is especially valued in Japan and China. The mushroom has a spicy-aromatic odor.
Basic information and facts
Grows in Asia, Europe, and North America. Countries where Matsutake mushrooms are found include China, Japan, Korea, Laos, Canada, Finland, USA and Sweden.
Did you know that?
- Matsutake is very expensive and often sells at about $90 per kilogram. The highest quality matsutake can cost up to 2000 US$ per kg.