Sent by Emily
Editor: Dried mushrooms store very well if kept tightly sealed, so no need to worry about having to use them up really quickly. Dried shiitakes make a great savory addition to all sorts of dishes, especially soups and sauces. Just re-hydrate them in some warm water and throw them in!
Readers, what are your favorite ways to cook with dried shiitake mushrooms?
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