Oyster Mushroom Soup

Oyster and Pak Choi Soup


While I was busy being distracted by gnarly looking autumn roots and manky looking Ink Caps , my weekend guest spotted a small amount of Oyster fungus growing on a stump. Braving brambles and scraping of slugs we salvaged a small amount.

Oyster Fungus

It made a very tasty soup with some pak choi and brocolli from the vegebox so will have to hunt out some more, and was a perfect meal after a long day away from , also my first time using the lovely bowls my brother sent back from Asia….

Oyster Fungus

Oyster Mushroom , Pak Choi and Broccoli Spicy Soup

2 small pak choi , spinach would work to
A hand-size of Oyster Fungus – roughly sliced
1cm of ginger – finely chopped
A stalk of broccoli roughly chopped
2 cloves of garlic
1 pint of boiling water
50g of rice noodles
1/2 tsp of chopped red chillis
Dash of soy sauce
Squeeze of lime

  1. Gently sautee the garlic , pak choi stalks, broccolli, and chilli in a little oil
  2. Add the rice noodles and boiling water
  3. Simmer gently for just a few minutes
  4. Add the pak choi leaves and a generous glug of soy sauce
  5. Finally serve with a squeeze of lime

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4 Responses to Oyster Mushroom Soup

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  3. Mycologista says:

    Please, gently WHAT the garlic , pak choi stalks, broccolli, and chilli? Simmer or saute? Oyster season will be here soon, I need to know!

  4. Su-Lin says:

    Delicious! Love oyster mushrooms!

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