Flammulina filliformis

(Enoki)

Flammulina filliformis

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Powders & Extracts

Flammulina filiformis, commonly known as the Enoki mushroom, is celebrated for its distinctive appearance and culinary versatility. Originally found in East Asia, this mushroom is characterized by its long, thin stems and small, white caps. It’s especially popular in Japanese, Chinese, and Korean cuisines, where it’s used in soups, salads, and stir-fries.

All mushroom powders and extracts are organic, certified according to:

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Flammulina filliformis

Enoki mushroom grows naturally on the stumps of Chinese Hackberry trees, persimmon trees, ash trees, and other hardwoods.

Main uses as Mushroom Powder:

  • Rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants: Enoki mushrooms are a good source of B vitamins, iron, and phosphorus, and they possess antioxidant properties that promote overall health.
  • Acts as a prebiotic and a good source of fiber: Supports digestive health by promoting the growth of beneficial gut bacteria.
  • Offers a mild and slightly sweet flavor: Its subtle flavor makes it a favored ingredient in a variety of dishes, enhancing them without overpowering other tastes.
  • Used in cosmetics: While less common, the extracts can be found in some skincare products for their hydrating and anti-aging properties.

Main uses as Mushroom Extract:

  • Ideal for delicate and subtle dish flavors: Its gentle taste complements light soups, broths, and sauces very well.
  • Versatile for various food and beverage formulations: Easily integrated into health drinks, smoothies, and culinary recipes, maintaining the integrity of the original flavors.
  • The 50% extract provides enhanced health benefits: Due to its concentrated nature, it is suitable for capsules and health supplements that aim to leverage its nutritional benefits.
  • Widely used in culinary and nutraceutical products: Included in meal replacements, snack bars, and dietary supplements for its health-promoting qualities.

Main uses in Supplement Formulations:

  • Anti-allergic properties
  • Anti-fatigue effect
  • Anti-inflammatory properties
  • Antimicrobial properties
  • Antioxidant properties
  • Antitumor properties
  • Antiviral properties
  • Blood sugar regulation
  • Bone health
  • Cardiovascular health support
  • Cholesterol regulation
  • Cognitive function support
  • Detoxification support
  • Digestive health
  • Energy boost
  • Immune system support
  • Liver health support
  • Mental health support
  • Neuroprotective effects
  • Respiratory health
  • Skin health
  • Weight management

Side Effects: Research on potential side effects is lacking.

Interactions: Current research on interactions is limited and relatively unknown.