Grown on oak logs, shiitake are a delicious, meaty treat. shiitake (oak – mushroom) have been grown in Japan and other parts of Asia for at least 2 millenia, and in downtown Kingston for just over a year. Coming soon to a basket near your dining table. Learn more by dropping us a line and coming along to our shiitake workshop. nihongo demo ii desu! And, click on the “Media” button above to watch the shiitake video.