The most popular type of mushroom available worldwide. The white button mushroom have creamy white caps with pink gills which darken to beige as they grow. Closed cup mushrooms are served raw or cooked. Raw mushrooms can be included in salads. Cooked mushrooms can be included in a wide variety of dishes including omelettes, risottos, pasta sauces, quiches, soups and stews. Mushrooms are best stored in a paper bag in the fridge for up to 3 – 5 days. Do not store them in a plastic bag because they will sweat and quickly spoil.