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Japanese Ganoderma Mushroom Tea

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This traditional Japanese mushroom tea is a natural source of beta-glucans, recognized for their immune boosting and anticancer properties (see references below.) 

Wild-harvested, traditional Japanese mushroom tea with smooth, slightly sweet taste

Smooth, slightly sweet and very mushroomy flavor.

Made from kofuki variety of saru-no-koshikake mushrooms, also known as Ganoderma applanatum.

Wild-harvested at the base of Mt. Kirishima in Miyazaki prefecture.

Easy brew instructions below.

Wild-Harvested • All-Natural
Pesticide-free. Hand selected, sun-dried and diced..

Type: Herbal
Region: Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan
Caffeine: None
Ingredients: 100% Japanese Ganoderma applanatum mushroom
Net Weight: 60 grams
Product of Japan

How to Brew

The following instructions are for making four 250 ml cups (1 liter).

  1. Pour 4 cups of cold water into a kettle. Add 4 grams (1 flat tbsp.)
  2. Heat to a full, rolling boil.
  3. Turn heat down, and simmer for 15 minutes.
  4. Turn heat off, and wait for about 10 minutes.
  5. Strain and serve.


  • Medicinal Benefits of the Mushroom Ganoderma -- Advances in Applied Microbiology, Volume 37, 1992, Pages 101-134
  • Effect of Polysaccharides from Ganoderma applanatum on Immune Responses -- Nakashima, S. , Umeda, Y. and Kanada, T. (1979), Microbiology and Immunology, 23: 501-513. doi:10.1111/j.1348-0421.1979.tb00489.
  • Antitumor Activity of Water-Soluble β-D-Glucan Elaborated by Ganoderma applanatum -- Agricultural and Biological Chemistry. Vol. 45 (1981) No. 1 pp 323-326
  • Isolation and characterization of antitumor active β-d-glucans from the fruit bodies of Ganoderma applanatum -- Carbohydrate Research. 115(1):273–280; Apr 1983
  • Antibacterial Activity of Steroidal Compounds Isolated from Ganoderma applanatum -- International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms. V1, 1999 Issue 4, p 325-330
  • Ganoderma applanatum secondary metabolites induced apoptosis through different pathways: In vivo and in vitro anticancer studies -- Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Volume 101, May 2018, Pages 264-277
  • Ganoderma applanatum: a promising mushroom for antitumor and immunomodulating activity == Phytother. Res., 22: 614-619. doi:10.1002/ptr.2294
  • Antioxidative activities and chemical characterization of polysaccharide extracts from the widely used mushrooms Ganoderma applanatum, Ganoderma lucidum, Lentinus edodes and Trametes versicolor -- Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, Volume 26, Issues 1–2, May–June 2012, Pages 144-153
  • Applanatumin A, a New Dimeric Meroterpenoid from Ganoderma applanatum That Displays Potent Antifibrotic Activity -- Organic Letters, Publication Date:February 23, 2015
  • https://doi.org/10.1021/ol503610b
  • Cellular and molecular mechanisms of the Ganoderma applanatum extracts induces apoptosis on SGC‐7901 gastric cancer cells -- Cell Biochemistry and Function, 24 February 2011; 29: 175–182. DOI: 10.1002/cbf.1735.
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  1. enjoyable tea

    Posted by Rachel Jones on 10th Apr 2016

    this is the most enjoyable tea i have. it is very nourishing and tasty and always makes me feel satisfied and comforted. I never thought I would love a mushroom tea.

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