ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Recipes for Stuffed Mushrooms

Updated on December 4, 2012
button mushrooms
button mushrooms

Most of the mushrooms you buy in the shops today are cultivated and only require washing and draining before use.

In recipes for stuffed mushrooms, you can use the stalks which are normally cut off and thrown away.

Only the earthy end of the stalks need to be removed.

Field mushrooms, on the other hand, need skinning as well as washing and de-stalking to get rid of any ingrained dirt and grit.

A reasonable portion is to use 1 - 4oz of mushrooms per portion depending on whether the mushrooms are to be used as avegetable or garnish.

When buying mushrooms, choose those which look fresh and firm and use as soon as you can because mushrooms do not keep well and deteriorate quickly.

Stuffed Mushrooms - 1

Ingredients:

  • 8 medium-sized mushrooms, washed and drained
  • 1 small onion, skinned and finely chopped
  • 1/2oz butter or margarine
  • 3 tbsps. finely chopped ham or cooked bacon
  • 5 tbsps. fresh breadcrumbs
  • 1oz cheese, grated
  • 1tsp chopped parsley
  • beaten egg to bind
  • salt and pepper
  • 4 slices of toast, buttered

Stuffed Mushrooms recipe 1 method

Remove and chop the stalks from the mushrooms.

Lightly fry them with the onion in the butter for 3 - 5 minutes, until soft but not colored.

Add ham or bacon, cheese, breadcrumbs,parsley and enough egg to bind them all together.

Stir until well mixed and hot through, season to taste, then pile the mixture into the mushroom caps.

Place the filled mushroom caps in a greased oven proof tin, cover with greasproof paper or foil and bake in the centre of a fairly hot oven - 3700F, gasmark5 - for about 20 minutes.

Serve on buttered toast.

stuffed mushrooms
stuffed mushrooms

Stuffed Mushrooms with Dill

Ingredients:

  • 4oz long grain brown rice
  • salt and pepper
  • 8 large flat or cup mushrooms, total weight about 1lb
  • 1oz butter or margarine
  • 1 medium onion, skinned or finely chopped
  • 7oz can sweetcorn niblets, drained
  • 1tbsp fresh dill or 1 level teasp dried dill weed
  • 6oz blue cheese, cut into small pieces
  • 2tbsp lemon juice
  • fresh dill, to garnish

Stuffed Mushrooms with Dill recipe - Method

Cook the rice in salted water for about 35 minutes until tender. Drain well.

Finely chop the mushroom stalks. Melt the butter in a frying pan and add the stalks along with the onion. Fry for 2 - 3 minutes stirring occasionally, until the fat has all been absorbed and the onion is beginning to brown.

Remove from heat and stir in the sweetcorn, dill, cheese and rice.

Season with plenty of pepper.

Place the mushroom tops upside down in a large shallow oven-proof dish. Spoon the sweetcorn mixture over the top of each one. Sprinkle with lemon juice.

Bake in oven at 2000C/4000F/gasmark 6 for 20 minutes. Serve hot, garnished with fresh dill.

stuffed mushrooms
stuffed mushrooms

Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms

Ingredients:

  • 8oz mushrooms
  • 2 oz butter
  • 2oz fresh white breadcrumbs
  • 1 tbsp chopped parsley
  • salt and pepper
  • 4 crushed garlic cloves

Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms - method

Remove the stalks from the mushrooms and chop finely.

Melt the butter in the frying pan and add chopped stalks and garlic. Cook for 1 minute, stirring continuously.

Add the breadcrumbs, parsley, salt and pepper to taste, and heat through.

Place the mushroom cups in a single layer in a shallow ovenproof dish. Fill with mixture.

Cook in a preheated oven at 1800C/3500F/gasmark 4 for 15 minutes.

Serve immediately.

stuffed mushrooms
stuffed mushrooms

Stuffed Mushrooms - 2

Ingredients:

  • 8oz mushrooms
  • 2oz butter
  • 4oz diced carrots
  • 4oz diced courgettes
  • 1 tbsp chopped parsley
  • salt and pepper

Stuffed Mushrooms recipe 2 - method

Chop mushroom stalks finely and fry in butter with the carrots and courgettes for 1 minute, stirring all the time.

Place the mushrooms tops upside down in a single layer in a shallow ovenproof dish.

Spoon mushroom stuffing on to each of them and bake in a preheated oven at 1800C/3500F/gasmark 4 for 15 minutes.

Serve hot.


Cast your vote for Stuffed mushroom recipes

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • IzzyM profile imageAUTHOR

      IzzyM 

      7 years ago from UK

      Thanks :)

    • Karen N profile image

      Karen N 

      7 years ago from United States

      Yummy!

      I love trying new recipes and these look great.

    • Specialk3749 profile image

      Karen Metz 

      7 years ago from Michigan

      Mushrooms are one of my favorite foods! I will bookmark these recipes and try them soon. Thanks!

    • stephhicks68 profile image

      Stephanie Hicks 

      7 years ago from Bend, Oregon

      Wow - yum! I am going to have to try these!

    • IzzyM profile imageAUTHOR

      IzzyM 

      7 years ago from UK

      Thanks :) Long time no see - hope you are well :)

    • Uninvited Writer profile image

      Susan Keeping 

      7 years ago from Kitchener, Ontario

      Those all look so good...

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)