What is The Blend?

The Blend is a cooking technique that combines chopped mushrooms with ground meat to make meals more delicious, nutritious and sustainable. The Blend can be used in all of your favorite recipes: burgers, tacos, meatloaf, lasagna, pasta sauce, meatballs and more!


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Chop

your favorite mushroom variety to match the consistency of ground meat.

*Optional: Prior to chopping, roast mushrooms for 10-15 minutes to enhance flavor. Cool, then chop, blend and cook.

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Blend

the chopped mushrooms with ground meat (beef, pork, chicken, turkey – even tofu!).

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Cook

your mushroom-meat blend to complete the recipe.

No extra pans. No complicated techniques. Just great tasting food with a healthy twist.

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  • Connect with other mushroom lovers

    @mushroomcouncil

    • What should you look for when picking out mushrooms? 🤔 Choose mushrooms that are firm with a fresh, smooth appearance. Then, store them in their original packaging or a porous paper bag to prolong shelf life!
    • @umamigirl knows her umami! This Shrimp Skillet With Kale and Shiitakes combines delicious flavors and textures into one quick, simple recipe.
    • Back on that back-to-school grind? 😅We wrote a blog just for you! Head to mushroomcouncil.com to find easy dinner ideas and tips for keeping your weeknight family time intact.
    • Bring some fun to dinner time with these flaky Mushroom Chicken Parmesan Hand Pies from @blenditarian! Find the recipe on blenditarian.com.
    • Remove the stems and stuff the caps, or simply slice and saute them for a delicious addition to any dish! What's your favorite way to eat mushrooms?
    • It tastes as good as it looks. 😍 Find the recipe for this Hummus Toast With Marinated Mushrooms on our site 👉 mushroomcouncil.com!