Shroomeats FAQs


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What does it taste like?

Shroomeats is best enjoyed using seasonings or marinades. Don’t be shy! Add until it’s to your preferred taste. Pro tip: The longer the seasoning or marinade has to penetrate the product, the tastier it will be!

Does it taste like meat?

Our customers say, “It’s got a meaty taste and texture!” We think it resembles meat without trying to be something it’s not.

What are the 6 ingredients?

Upcycled shiitake mushrooms, pea protein, sunflower oil, salt, pepper, potato flour. That’s it! Easy to read and pronounce.

What is “upcycled”?

We take the not-so-pretty (but equally delicious and nutritious) shiitake mushrooms that otherwise would be thrown away, and use them in Shroomeats - creating an even more sustainable product! #NoFoodWaste

Why did it arrive at room temperature?

New packaging technology allows Shroomeats to safely be stored and shipped at ambient temperature.

How to store it?

Shroomeats can safely be stored in your pantry (or backpack!) until the inside pouch is opened. Keep refrigerated up to 7 days after opening.

How do I cook it?

First, season or marinate to your taste preference (don’t be shy!). Then sear, simmer, grill, or even microwave Shroomeats just warm it up. Finally, plate it as you desire and enjoy!

What dishes can I use it in?

Recipes for Shroomeats are endless! Check out our recipes to get inspired! When you get comfy, create your own and share it with us on Instagram!

I hate mushrooms! Does it taste like mushrooms?

Nope! Even the most finicky eaters love the taste and texture of Shroomeats. 

Is it free of the 8 major allergens?

Yes! Shromeats is free of: wheat, soybean, eggs, milk, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, and peanuts.

Why is the sodium high?

Shiitake mushrooms are naturally high in sodium which gives them their umami flavor.

Is it certified Non-Gmo?

Yes! It is Non-GMO Project verified.

Is it plant based?

Yes! It is Certified Plant-Based.

Where is it made?

Shroomeats is a product of Thailand with our ingredients sourced in Northern Thailand at an organic community farm.

Is it organic?

Our upcycled mushrooms come from a local farm overlooked by the community that doesn’t use pesticides or chemicals on the crops. We are working towards getting an organic certification.

Does it contain added sugar?

Nope! There is no added sugar in Shroomeats.

Can I recycle the box and pouch packaging?

Yes! Shroomeats’ packaging is 100% recyclable, inside and out! (Pun intended).

What is Shroomeats return policy?

While we’re confident that you’ll love Shroomeats, we offer a hassle-free, 100% Delicious Guarantee. Starting from the day you order, you have 30 days to try the product. If for any reason you’re unhappy, simply email and a team member will give you directions on how to get a refund. Please note, this refund excludes shipping and handling and 50% of the product must be returned to get a refund.

My question wasn’t answered. How can I contact you?

We always love to hear from our customers! You are the reason we provide a better meat alternative, so send us an email to and one of our awesome team members will get back to you right away!