Posts Tagged ‘September’

10 Ways to Celebrate National Mushroom Month

Mushroom Bhuna

Thinking about September can bring to mind a variety of events. It’s the beginning of a new school year, football Sundays and the crispness of fall in the air. For those who have not heard, it’s also an entire month dedicated to our favorite fungi with the official title of National Mushroom Month. Since mushrooms are grown all-year long, their appeal is universal; however, there is a natural comfort to fall meals, and mushrooms are the perfect addition for a healthy dose of nutrition and flavor.  Check out our list of 10 ideas below to celebrate the savory shroom this month.

1) Reinvent a classic in a new way, such as this Mushroom Cheese Steak Stir-Fry.

2) Stuff mushrooms with a variety of flavors AND use mushrooms as the filling for a stuffed pear.

3) Experiment with new flavors in this recipe for Mushrooms Bhuna, an indian inspired dish with garam masala and cilantro.

4) Enjoy pizza for breakfast, with this egg and mushroom inspired breakfast pizza.

5) Whip up a cozy fall risotto, perfect for leftovers the next day.

6) Blend mushrooms into your meat based dishes, with the 50/50 mushroom: meat blend method.

7) Discover how mushrooms are grown.

8) Dine out with mushrooms on the menu.

9) Create a simple and delicious mushroom sauté perfect to accompany or top off any meal.

10) Put a healthier spin on game day with Portabella Skins.

Of course, there are hundreds and hundreds of creative mushroom recipes beyond this list. For more inspiration be sure to check out our full recipe database and Pinterest boards.  It’s time to #Fall4Mushrooms.