What is a Matsutake mashroom?
It's a mushroom that is native to North America, specifically the West Coast. It's also known as the pine mushroom, and October is the season. Matsutake mushrooms have special scent, and eating them will make you feel the arrival of Autumn. In Japan the Matsutake mushrooms symbolize fertility and happiness and have health benefits! They are a good source of B vitamins, protein, copper, potassium, zinc and selenium.