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Primordial Pops

Primordial Pops

Happy Valentine’s Day and MUSH LOVE from Host Defense®! Nothing says ‘I LOVE YOU’ like mushroom mycelium and CHOCOLATE Host Defense® Primordial Chocolate™ Strawberries What you’ll need: 3 bars of Primordial Chocolate™ 12 large Strawberries 12 Marshmallows 12 Bamboo Skewers...

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2019 Milestones

2019 Milestones

Check out what we've been up to in 2019! We've got company highlights, sustainability efforts, media appearances, and research reports for you in one succinct graphic. More to come in 2020!
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Host Defense® Reishi Chili

Host Defense® Reishi Chili

Looking for a game day recipe? Why not include a Host Defense® mushroom mycelium powder in your favorite game day chili? This hearty dish is sure to be a crowd pleaser. The Reishi powder not only supports energy & stamina,...

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Brain & Body™ Golden Milk Latte

Brain & Body™ Golden Milk Latte

Warm up this winter with the Host Defense® signature Golden Milk Latte! Our MycoBotanicals® Brain & Body™ Powder has Reishi and Lion’s Mane mushroom mycelium, Turmeric, Ginger, Cinnamon and Black Pepper. Combine it with your favorite milk to make a...

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Primordial Chocolate™ Triple Mint Bark

Primordial Chocolate™ Triple Mint Bark

For a unique twist on a classic peppermint bark, try our Primordial Chocolate™ Triple Mint Bark!  With a mix of Primordial Chocolate™ Dark Mint, MycoShield® Peppermint Spray, white chocolate, and candy canes, this bark is sure to be a hit...

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Reishi & Primordial Chocolate™ No-Bake Cookie Dough

Reishi & Primordial Chocolate™ No-Bake Cookie Dough

Why not get a double whammy of mushroom-mycelium-powered goodness in this edible raw cookie dough made with chopped Primordial Chocolateᵀᴹ and Host Defense® Reishi Powder? Combine these with a few household ingredients and voila! Cookie dough in minutes. Vegan, paleo-friendly,...

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Decoding Latin Binomials

Decoding Latin Binomials

What's in a Name? By Tristan Woodsmith Have you ever wondered why scientists use complicated, italicized, tongue-twisting terminology to describe living organisms? Why in the world would someone choose to say Canus lupus familiaris, when “Dog” is so much simpler?...

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The Makings of a Successful Mushroom Foray

The Makings of a Successful Mushroom Foray

An interview with Tristan WoodsmithEducation and Outreach | Equipment and Cultivation SpecialistFungi Perfecti 1. What does a successful foray look like? A “foray” is essentially a field trip to collect wild mushrooms led by experienced mycologists. Forays come in many different...

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Turkey Tail & Brazil Nut Fruit Smoothie

Turkey Tail & Brazil Nut Fruit Smoothie

Turkey Tail is one of the most well-documented mushrooms in scientific research. With a wide spectrum of beneficial properties, Turkey Tail shows much promise in supporting the immune system with its protein-bound and unique polysaccharides.* It has been found to:...

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