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How To Freeze Oyster Mushrooms

Updated: Aug 20, 2022

Oyster mushrooms are a popular commodity in the plant-based community but often can be expensive, so when you find a deal, you want to stock up, but you can't just keep them in the fridge or freeze it without a little bit of preparation.

What are oyster mushrooms? Well, if you're plant-based or vegan, you're probably using oyster mushrooms as a meat substitute. Oyster mushrooms aren't your typical mushroom and are known as the chicken of the woods. When cooked, they have a meat-like texture and taste very similar to chicken. In most recipes, oyster mushrooms are fried, like fried chicken.