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OfflineMitchnast
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storage of reishi
    #1863749 - 08/29/03 09:37 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

i picked a bunch or reishi, i intend to pick more and stock up, any tips on drying? i dry chanterel;les by splitting them up and letting them dry on a screen over the fridge, will reishi also dry this way?


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Re: storage of reishi [Re: Mitchnast]
    #1865118 - 08/30/03 07:57 AM (13 years, 11 months ago)

i sliced ,sawed, them into 1/4 inch slices with a sharp serrated knife and dried them on a screen with a small fan blowing over them.


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Re: storage of reishi [Re: Mitchnast]
    #1867029 - 08/30/03 11:35 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

IME almost no effort is needed to dry them.  Their moisture content is so low that just setting them on the counter does the trick.  Anything extra is just a bonus :wink: 


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Re: storage of reishi [Re: Suntzu]
    #1872447 - 09/01/03 10:40 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

I second Sun


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Re: storage of reishi [Re: r05c03]
    #1872450 - 09/01/03 10:41 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

Once dried you can grind it and make tea, or make a tincture.


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Re: storage of reishi [Re: r05c03]
    #1873788 - 09/02/03 12:05 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

How do you grind it up? it's like wood!



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Re: storage of reishi [Re: billbraski]
    #1874567 - 09/02/03 05:09 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

To make powder I slice saw up the mushroom while it is still fresh into small cubes, then I dry it. Once it is in small cubes I pound it with my big'ole motar and pestle, or I use a coffee grinder. To make a tincture I soak it and wet it in the alcohol that I am using and blend it in a blender.



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Re: storage of reishi [Re: billbraski]
    #1875078 - 09/02/03 07:43 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

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How do you grind it up? it's like wood!





I use my cheese grater .It is tedious but it works


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Re: storage of reishi [Re: Hongosmeester]
    #1875534 - 09/02/03 10:09 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

That is a good idea. Cheese grater attachment on food proccessors should work well then too..


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Re: storage of reishi [Re: r05c03]
    #1907549 - 09/11/03 11:35 PM (13 years, 11 months ago)

i use my coffee grinder, just cut it into small pieces first.


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