Dried Mushrooms have been an important and very popular cooking ingredient throughout Europe and the Orient for many, many centuries. They've recently received a great deal more attention here in the United States. Dried Mushrooms are very economical. A smaller amount of dried is needed in recipes since the flavor is much more concentrated than fresh varieties. They can be stored for long periods of time without spoiling. Stir fry blend has a delicately mild flavor that is suited for stir fry recipes. This Dried Mushroom Blend contains Shiitake, Shredded Wood Ear, Sliced Button, Cloud Ear and Oyster.