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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

    • Hmmm, your #Thanksgiving menu looks like it could use some more mushrooms. 😉 Swap your ordinary gravy for Mushroom Gravy! 
RECIPE 👉 MUSHROOMCOUNCIL.COM
    • Sauteeing mushrooms only takes a few minutes and then, voila! You have a ready-to-eat snack, salad topping, sandwich stuffer and overall meal enhancer. 
What's your favorite mushroom variety to saute?
    • Keep your mushrooms in tip-top shape with these simple storage tips! 🍄☝️
    • Whether keeping things classic or challenging tradition this #Thanksgiving, check out our latest blog for tips on "How to Make the Ultimate Stuffing"! 😋🦃 BLOG 👉 MUSHROOMCOUNCIL.COM
    • Craving pasta? Try this Tagliatelle Pasta With a Light Mushroom Sauce! 
RECIPE 👉 MUSHROOMCOUNCIL.COM
    • When you add mushrooms to your meals, you add flavor and nutrients. What you don't add is fat and cholesterol because the mighty mushroom is free of both! 🙌