chaga 100 gram

€ 45,00

Fresh wild Chaga mushroom (Kääpä) from Lapland, Finland.


Chaga (Inonotus obliguus) is a extremely slow growing tree mushroom that grows in cold climates around the artic. 

The indiginous people of Lapland (the sami) use (kääpä) as tea. Also in Russia the use of Chaga tea is common.

An extract is made from powdered dried Chaga. One teaspoon (2 grams) of Chaga powder is put into a pan.  Pour 1 liter of boiling water over it and set it asside on a small fire for 60 min. Boil slowly. In Russia Chaga extract is kept in a samovar. Lots of information about the workings of this medicinal mushroom can be found in the scientific literature and on the internet.