Munching on Maitakes

Maitake (Grifola frondosa) is a polypore mushroom that grows in clusters at the base of trees, particularly oaks. It is commonly known among English speakers as hen-of-the-woods, ram’s head, and sheep’s head. In the United States supplement market, as well as in Asian grocery stores, the mushroom is known by its Japanese name maitake (舞茸), […]