Experience a plethora of myconutrients and adaptogens in your favourite beverages. From DIRTEA powdered mushroom to add into a drink of your choice jAGA Chilled Functional Drinks we’ve got your mushroom drink needs covered!
What are Mushroom Drinks?
Mushroom drinks are exactly what they say on the tin, mushroom infused beverages. They are made by infusing different beverages with dried mushrooms or mushroom extract. With them you can enjoy all the adaptogenic properties of functional mushrooms in your favourite drink!
Are Mushroom Drinks good for you?
Absolutely! Mushroom drinks, typically made from functional mushrrooms like chaga, shiitake, turkey tail or lions mane offer an array of health benefits. For example, mushrooms are a rich source of beta-glucans, polysaccharides and other fungal compounds that help modulate and support your immune system.
Additionally certain mushrooms like reishi, are considered adaptogens which means they help your body adapt to stress. Lions mane has also been studied for its potential cognitive benefits including memory and concentration.
Moreover mushrooms are rich in antioxidants to help combat oxidative stress to reduce your risk of disease. Finally some mushroom drinks are believed to enhance energy levels and vitality, providing a natural boost void of caffeine associated jitters.
What Mushroom Drinks do you have available?
At Hemptations we have a number of mushroom infused drinks available. Whether you're looking for powdered mushrooms to add to your favourite smoothies or a chilled, ready to drink option, we've got you covered.
jAGA Lightly Sparkling Functional Drinks
Stay cool inside and out with jAGA Lightly Sparkling Functional Mushroom Drinks. These delicious and innovative drinks are powered by a calming and uplifting blend of adaptogenics. They certainly achieved this by combining Reishi & Cordyceps mushrooms with numerous adaptogens and essential amino acids. In other words they have created the ultimate, functional alternative to an alcoholic beverage.
These delicious jAGA Drinks are available chilled from our fridge in store or get 8x for a cool £20. In each one you can experience the benefits of reishi, cordyceps, ashwagandha, l-theanine, l-tryptophan and magnesium. Winning!
DIRTEA Lions Mane Mushroom Powder
The pick of the DIRTEA range is undoubtedly their Lion's Mane Mushroom Powder. Moreover it is the memory, digestion and focus booster that you need. Lions Mane is also known as ‘the focus mushroom’ and is known to benefit brain health in numerous ways. Studies have shown it can stimulate the growth of new brain cells, boost memory and focus while improving mood. It’s even good for your gut and digestive health.
How to take Mushroom Drinks?
Mushroom drinks can be consumed both straight from the chilled can if you have a jAGA for example. Alternatively if you're working with powder you can add mushroom powder to your favourite tea or beverage. All you need to do is add 2g of powder to a cup, add hot water, stir and voila.. Alternatively you can add it to your favourite smoothie, coffee, matcha, chocolate drink or health shake.
Are Mushroom drinks safe?
While mushroom drinks are a valuable addition to a healthy diet, individual responses may still vary. Therefore if you have a specific health concern or are taking medication, you should consult with a healthcare professional before incorporating them into your health routine. With that said, for the vast majority of us mushroom drinks are a tasty and nutritious way to enhance your wellbeing.