noun, plural shi·i·ta·ke.
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Sauté the shiitake mushrooms in the soy sauce, sesame oil, and minced garlic.
The Japanese are very successful in cultivating a mushroom which they call "Shiitake" or "Lepiota shiitake."
There are three varieties of "Shiitake," the spring, summer, and autumn crops differing somewhat in quality.