Quick Sautéed Shiitake Mushrooms with Fresh Herbs

These sautéed shiitake mushrooms are a great addition to a meal, adding the healing benefits of these special mushrooms.  They are a tasty topper for rice, millet or quinoa and only take about 15 minutes to make.

Exotic shiitake mushrooms have been part of the diet in China, Japan and Korea for thousands of years!  Their medicinal and health benefits are proven, from boosting the immune system to fighting cancer.  This special superfood became the Asian symbol for longevity since early times. Learn all about how Shiitake Mushrooms Are Full of Wonderful Health Benefits.

 Sautéed Shiitake Mushrooms

Sautéed Shiitake Mushrooms Recipe


10 Fresh Shiitake Mushrooms
2 Tbsp mixed herbs (marjoram, thyme and sage)
2 Tbsp Sesame Oil
2 cloves garlic, chopped fine
1/3 cup parsley leaves, chopped
Himalayan salt and freshly ground pepper


  1. Lightly wipe the mushrooms.
  2. Trim and discard any tough stems on the mushrooms.
  3. Slice the mushrooms.
  4. Bring the oil to medium-high heat in a large skillet and add the mushrooms.
  5. Stirring them frequently and cook for 8 to 10 minutes, until the mushrooms have released their juices and begin to brown.
  6. Stir in the garlic and fry for 2 minutes.
  7. Now add mixed herbs; stir in and season with salt to taste.
  8. Stir in the parsley and serve.
  9. Now enjoy your delicious sauteed shiitake mushroom dish.

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 Savory Delicious Shiitake Mushroom Miso Soup – This shiitake mushroom miso soup is a delicious start to a meal and it is full of many health benefits from the mushroom, seaweed, miso and ginger.

 Spicy Asian Shiitake Mushroom Stew with Fried Tofu – Try this very tasty hearty shiitake mushroom stew.  It is a wonderful vegan dinner meal. You can always leave out the chili if you are one who does not like a very spicy soup like me.

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Diana Herrington

Diana has been writing about natural health and wellness for over 20 years. Having used foods to heal her own body, she now shares her wisdom with others.

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