enoki mushroom

noun
eno·ki mushroom | \ e-ˈnō-kē- \
variants: or enoki

Definition of enoki mushroom 

: a whitish cultivated agaric mushroom (Flammulina velutipes synonym Collybia velutipes) with a long thin stem and a small cap

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And almost half the menu is devoted to kebabs: lamb, pork belly wrapped in enoki mushroom, silky Japanese eggplant topped with bracing raw-garlic paste. Hannah Goldfield, The New Yorker, "At Le Sia, Find Nirvana in Crawfish Domination," 4 June 2017 Working quickly, add shiitake mushrooms, tofu, mung beans, cabbage rolls, noodles and enoki mushrooms, arranging ingredients in individual sections. Eleanore Park, WSJ, "Comfort Food That Brings the Whole Table Together," 9 May 2018 Put all ingredients except miso and enoki mushrooms in a 6- to 8-qt. Melissa King, Sunset, "Mushroom Miso Broth," 22 Jan. 2018 Each of the meal’s five courses – items such as coconut ginger broth with cilantro, pickled daikon radishes and enoki mushrooms – will be paired with brews from Honolulu BeerWorks. Jay Jones, latimes.com, "Sip your way through great beers made in Hawaii and the West at Waikiki festival," 18 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of enoki mushroom

1979, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for enoki mushroom

Japanese enoki

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