I bought a bag of dried mushrooms at the Chinese grocery store, thinking they were shiitakes. When I got home, I looked at the back of the bag, and the only description in English says "Chabana mushrooms". Are they the same as shiitakes?
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy