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Cooking Tips & Ideas

A Blended Burger Trail-“Blaiser”

Many know him from Bravo’s Top Chef, his podcast “Starving for Attention” or his best-selling cookbooks, but did you know that Richard Blais was also a pioneer of the blended burger?

October 23, 2019
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Spotlight

Order Up! Five Inspiring Restaurant Bowls Nationwide

Convenient, filling and highly Instagrammable, food bowls are trending on menus, even at royal weddings. Chefs agree: the best bowls have one ingredient in common, the mighty mushroom.

September 5, 2018
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Share Your Favorite Fungi for The Day of the Mushroom

Hooray – April 16th is Mushroom Day! To celebrate, we are sharing our fungi facts about some of our favorite mushroom varieties. Which mushroom variety is your favorite (can you even choose)?

April 12, 2018
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Spotlight

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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News & Events

Blend In. Stand Out: The Blended Burger Project is Back

Now in its second year, the Blended Burger Project strives to make burgers better by blending ground meat with chopped mushrooms, creating an incredibly delicious burger that’s healthier for your guests and more sustainable for the planet.

April 5, 2016
  • Connect with other mushroom lovers

    @mushroomcouncil

    • Start your weekend with a little French flair! These savory Mushroom Crepes With Gruyere Bechamel Sauce are the motivation you need to rise and shine. ☀️ RECIPE 👉 MUSHROOMCOUNCIL.COM
    • Mushroom lovers! What's the most creative way you've ever used mushrooms in a recipe? 🍄
    • We know what we’re making for dinner! If you’re looking for dinner inspo, be sure to check out this sausage stuffed portabella mushroom from @tasteslovely!
    • Easy to serve, store and enjoy, these Muffin Tin Meatloaves are the perfect family meal. 💯 
FULL RECIPE 👉 BLENDITARIAN.COM
    • Wondering how to pick the right mushrooms at the grocery store? Here are a few selection tips! 👆
    • Start chopping your mushrooms, it's time to enter #TheBlendChallenge! 🔪🍄 For a chance to win this awesome prize pack, make any recipe that uses a blend of mushrooms and meat. Then, post a photo of your creation to using #TheBlendChallenge and tagging @mushroomcouncil. That's it! *Must be 18+ and U.S. resident to enter. *Five winners will be chosen 04/08.

FULL CONTEST RULES 👉 BLENDITARIAN.COM