Established in 1994, Hui's Farm Ltd. is a specialty mushroom farm that has been certified organic since 2005. Located in beautiful Aldergrove, British Columbia, they have been supplying the lower mainland with fresh mushrooms for over 20 years. While specializing in fresh Shiitake and Oyster mushrooms, we have been known to dabble in white and brown Button, Portabella, Enoki, Pom Pom, Pioppino, Red Reishi, Pink Oyster, and Yellow Oyster.
Oyster mushrooms are beloved the world over for their delicate texture and mild, savory flavor. The mushrooms typically have broad, thin, oyster- or fan-shaped caps and are white, gray, or tan, with gills lining the underside. The caps are sometimes frilly-edged and can be found in clusters of small mushrooms or individually as larger mushrooms.<br><br>Oyster mushrooms tend to have a subtle, savory anise flavor. Because their flavor is mild, without the strong earthiness of some mushroom varieties, they work well in a range of different dishes. Oyster mushrooms also take on a tender, pleasing texture when cooked. Cooking methods like frying, roasting, and grilling can retain more texture in the mushrooms while braising and sautéing makes them softer.