oyster mushroom

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n oyster mushroom edible agaric with a soft greyish cap growing in shelving masses on dead wood
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Usage

In literature:

Season and stuff the shad with chopped oysters and mushrooms well seasoned.
"365 Foreign Dishes" by Unknown
Let the sauce be strong gravy, with oysters, mushrooms, capers, and a little white wine thickened.
"The Virginia Housewife" by Mary Randolph
Mushrooms can be cooked in the same manner as the recipes for oysters, either stewed, fried, broiled, or as a soup.
"The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)" by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
Dishes prepared in sauce keep best, such as lobster Newburg, sweetbreads and mushrooms, chicken a la King, or creamed oysters.
"Etiquette" by Emily Post
Professor Peck says that in edible qualities it resembles the oyster mushroom, P. ostreatus.
"Among the Mushrooms" by Ellen M. Dallas and Caroline A. Burgin
Add the parboiled oysters, and a handful of button mushrooms.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
Add to it mushrooms and oysters, and serve it up hot.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
The oyster mushroom is found from March to December and is always a very acceptable mushroom.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
Stew these; add some red wine, oysters, and mushrooms.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
You may vary the above by adding sometimes a few chopped oysters; at others, mushrooms, or celery.
"Culture and Cooking" by Catherine Owen
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In news:

Mycelium, especially the oyster mushroom, shows promise for consuming and converting environmentally toxic hydrocarbons.
Monday is the deadline to register for a West Virginia State University Extension Service on growing oyster mushrooms in used coffee grounds .
John Berry / The Post-Standard Jack Galvin produces 3,500 pounds of oyster mushrooms at his farm in Lysander each week.
Gulf Oysters in season Beef Tenderloin Steaks Bacon Fresh Spinach Fresh sliced mushrooms Cajun blackening spice.
The Macintosh 's signature dish is the succulent Grilled Deckle served with seasonal veggies like Pole beans, Mepkin Abbey oyster mushrooms, and fingerling potatoes.
SAN FRANCISCO BAY OIL SPILL Their mats absorb the slick stuff, then oyster mushrooms turn it to compost.
This category should actually be named "Best Use of Several Mushrooms," since the chefs at Cowboy Ciao mix a combo of cremini, oyster and button 'shrooms.
Oyster Mushroom Molecule Kills Cancer Cells.
You can even go savory by leaving out the sugar and throwing in some oysters (using the oyster liquor in place of cream), sautéed wild mushrooms and Gruyere for a delicious seafood stuffing.
Kevin Doyle, owner of Forest Mushrooms Inc located near St Joseph, is pictured with a crop of Oyster mushrooms.
One of two types of mushrooms raised at the site, the Oyster mushroom is a nice addition to a raw salad.
Israeli researchers have discovered that extracts inside the edible Oyster mushroom contain molecules that bind themselves to cancer cells and kill them.
(Photo by Larry Weber for the Budgeteer) Read the article: Oyster fungi begin the mushroom season.
Chef Robert Carter's updated Southern dishes, like wild mushroom grits with low-country oyster stew and grilled shrimp with hoppin' John fit the not-overly-formal room.
Yellow oyster mushrooms at Phillips Mushroom Farm in Kennett Square CRAIG LaBAN.
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