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6 Mighty Mushroom Recipes for Nutrition Month

From power bowls to loaded salads, when it comes to amping up veggies in your meals, mushrooms are first in flavor and a powerhouse of nutrition. Be sure to reach for mushrooms while planning your Nutrition Month menu!

March 1, 2018
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Delicious on the Plate, Healthy for Your Heart

February is American Heart Month and we’ve partnered with The Whole Grain Council and Fruits & Veggies–More Matters® to give your ticker some love. Combine the mighty mushroom (low calorie and fat-free) with any one of these pairings for a healthy helping of delicious.

February 13, 2018
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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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Cooking Tips & Ideas

Get Your Greens

As we step away from the heavy foods of winter, we encourage you to rejuvenate your dinner plates with wholesome and nourishing spring vegetables.

March 1, 2016
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Cooking Tips & Ideas

Show Your Heart Some Love with Mushrooms

In celebration of this heart-focused month, we’re sharing dishes to make hearts happy – from romantic appetizers for two to hearty meals for the entire family.

February 1, 2016
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  • Connect with other mushroom lovers

    @mushroomcouncil

    • Green bean casserole is an essential on many dinner tables during the holiday season. Stock up on some shiitakes and whip up this Green Bean and Mushroom Casserole for #Thanksgiving (now only 2 days away)!
    • Can you say beautiful?! The texture of a portabella cap is unreal. Not only are they #aesticallypleasing but these 'shrooms add a deep, meat-like texture and flavor to any meal.

How do you like to cook with portabellas?
    • Mushrooms + beans + lots of herbs = this Mushroom Minestrone Soup that we can't get enough of this winter!
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RECIPE 👉 MUSHROOMCOUNCIL.COM
    • This Slow Cooker Chili recipe is low on added fat and oil. Plus, added mushroom help cut back on sodium while adding an umami flavor and meaty texture.
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    • Raise your hand if you love mushrooms as much as we do! ✋✋✋ DYK mushrooms can provide many of the same benefits as veggies and many attributes from in meat, bean and grains?
    • Delicate homemade ravioli stuffed with white button mushrooms and cheese then topped with a savory marinara sauce is a dinner that is guaranteed to impress.
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RECIPE 👉 MUSHROOMCOUNCIL.COM