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The Best Recipe for Sauteed Mushrooms

January 17, 2023
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The Best Recipe for Sauteed Mushrooms

Sauteed mushrooms are a delicious and versatile dish that can be enjoyed as a side dish, as a topping for salads, or in grilled cheese sandwiches. They are even a flavorful addition to pasta and risotto. This recipe for sauteed mushrooms has a rich and earthy flavor you will crave again and again.

How mushrooms are grown in California.

California is one of the largest producers of mushrooms in the United States. The state’s warm climate and rich soil make it an ideal location for growing mushrooms. California-grown mushrooms are known for their high quality and taste, and they are available year-round.

In this recipe for sauteed mushrooms, we call for Baby Bella mushrooms. They are smaller and darker than white button mushrooms and have a more robust flavor.

Mushroom Farmers Far West Fungi

Do you want to learn more about how mushrooms grow?

The Garrone family of Far West Fungi has always been passionate about mushrooms. They’ve been growing and distributing edible fungi for the past 35 years! We recently had a chance to visit their seaside farm in Moss Landing, California.

Click here to learn more about Far West Fungi.

How to clean Baby Bella Mushrooms.

Before cooking Baby Bella mushrooms, it is essential to clean them properly. Here are a few tips on how to clean mushrooms:

  1. First, gently wipe the mushrooms with a damp cloth or paper towel to remove any dirt or debris.
  2. If the mushrooms are particularly dirty, you can rinse them under cold water. However, be sure to dry them thoroughly before cooking.
  3. If the mushrooms have a lot of dirt on the stems, you can trim them off with a knife.
  4. Finally, slice the mushrooms to your desired thickness.

Grilled cheese on griddle with crispy mushrooms.

Delicious ways to serve sauteed mushrooms.

Sauteed mushrooms are great on their own as a delicious side dish, but are fantastic when used as an ingredient in other recipes like grilled cheese or to top a spinach salad. They are also delicious tossed in pasta.

What Fillings Are The Best For Grilled Cheese?

As the filling in a grilled cheese!

There are lots of delicious foods you could sandwich inside of grilled cheese, but we particularly love this version with crispy sauteed Baby Bella mushrooms and our sweet onion jam!

Click here to learn how to make the best-grilled cheese!

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Crispy mushrooms.

Sauteed Mushrooms

Meg van der Kruik
Sauteed mushrooms are a delicious & versatile dish that can be enjoyed as a side dish, on salads, on sandwiches, or added to pasta & risotto.
4.75 from 4 votes
Prep Time 3 mins
Cook Time 7 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 2
Calories 135 kcal

Ingredients
 
 

  • 8 ounces cleaned and sliced Baby Bella mushrooms
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon Tamari or soy sauce
  • 1 clove minced garlic
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 tablespoon minced parsley
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes if desired

Instructions
 

  • Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the mushrooms to the dry, hot pan in a single layer. Stirring occasionally, allow the mushrooms to cook until they release all of their liquid and the liquid has evaporated from the pan. About 5 minutes.
  • Once there is no liquid left in the pan add the butter, olive oil, Tamari or soy sauce, and garlic to the cooked mushrooms. Continue to saute for about 2 minutes until the mushrooms are golden brown and there is no liquid left in the pan.
  • Turn off the heat, season with salt and pepper if desired then toss with parsley.

Nutrition

Calories: 135kcalCarbohydrates: 12gProtein: 7gFat: 8gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 2mgSodium: 374mgPotassium: 1082mgFiber: 2gSugar: 5gVitamin A: 206IUVitamin C: 4mgCalcium: 76mgIron: 1mg
Keyword Mushroom, sauteed mushroom
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