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Earthy Mushroom Recipes for Earth Month

Mushrooms mix wonderfully into your salads, taco bowls and brunch recipes for an added umami-punch that you can feel good about. As you enjoy your next mushroom-centric meal, here are some bite-size facts to fuel you this Earth Month.

April 1, 2017
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Join Team Blenditarian: Visit Blenditarian.com

Visit blenditarian.com and join the growing blenditarian movement to “do better” for your health, planet and palate by blending finely chopped mushrooms with meat.

March 9, 2017
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Mushroom Varieties Offer Different Health Benefits

While it’s easy to decipher between shapes and colors, it’s not as easy to see the nutritional differences between mushrooms. Mushrooms are a nutrient powerhouse with each type offering beneficial nutrients such as vitamin D, selenium and B vitamins.

March 2, 2017
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Pack a Nutritious Punch in Your Lunch

Avoid the 3 o’clock slump by packing a hearty and healthy lunch that will keep you feeling full and energized all afternoon. Offering beneficial nutrients such as vitamin D, selenium and B vitamins, mushrooms are the ultimate superfood. Make your lunch a true “power lunch” by adding mushrooms!

March 1, 2017
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Shroom-mates: Nutritious Pairings for Heart Month

Nutritious ingredients that pair perfectly with healthy mushrooms!

February 10, 2017
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6 Nutritious Pairings for the Heart & Plate

Nutritious Pairings for the Heart & Plate: Mushrooms pair perfectly with other nutritious ingredients – or as we like to call them, “shroom-mates”!

February 1, 2017
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Meaty Mushrooms Star in Wiz Kid’s Philly

Wiz Kid is the brainchild of Rich Landau, chef and owner of trendy restaurants V Street and Vedge in Philadelphia. We recently had the chance to sit down and chat with Chef Rich about his new fast-casual restaurant and his star “crowd stunner” menu item: the Wiz Kid Philly. The best part? He swapped traditional steak for juicy, meaty mushrooms.

January 18, 2017
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Meatless Monday Made Easy with Mushrooms

We’re big fans of Meatless Monday, or what we like to call “Mushroom Monday.” So, what’s all the hype around Meatless Mondays? It’s a global movement urging consumers to go vegetarian one day per week.

January 9, 2017
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6 Mighty Mushroom Recipes to Jump Start 2017

Whether you’re hoping to shed pounds after consuming a few too many large, sodium-packed holiday meals, or are just looking for some healthy recipes to add to your arsenal, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite mighty mushroom meals to help you hit the ground running.

January 3, 2017
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    • Mushrooms add important nutrients like copper and potassium to your plate without any additional fat and very few calories! What's your favorite mushroom recipe?
    • There's something about the sunshine that makes us crave fresh, Mediterranean flavors. ☀️😋 These healthy zucchini boats are sure to hit the spot!
    • How you cook your mushrooms affects their flavor. Seared mushrooms have an intense, roasted, charred and smoky flavor while roasted mushrooms have sweet, salty and umami tastes with caramelized, nutty and buttery flavors. Which style do you prefer?
    • Mushrooms are a quick-growing crop. In fact, they double in size every day!
    • This Mushroom Egg Salad needs to be on your #InternationalPicnicDay menu! It's easy to make and easy to take. 
RECIPE 👉 MUSHROOMCOUNCIL.COM
    • Is there a local chef in your area participating in the @beardfoundation #BlendedBurgerProject? Visit the link in our bio to browse the full list and vote for your favorite burger by July 31!