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

    @themushroomcouncil

    • Mushroom lovers, meet the Miso Eggplant & Shimeji Mushroom Bowl. Chef Dakota’’ mushroom-centric bowl @Sweetfin in SoCal is the perfect substantial alternative for #MushroomMonth with a “flavor profile that’s rich, savory but at the same time light and refreshing.” We’re spotlighting our fave mushroom-centric bowls this #MushroomMonth - what's yours?
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    • You wouldn't believe how easy this rice noodle bowl with blended meatballs is by looking at it. So colorful, so fresh, so easy! Try it tonight, and then again tomorrow, and then again the next night… #MushroomMonth
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    • DYK: Mushrooms contain B vitamins, which can help provide energy by breaking down proteins, fats and carbohydrates. #MushroomMonth
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    • Now here’s a #MushroomMonth recipe you can really twirl your fork in! 🍄🍝 Say ‘hello’ to a savory plate of Bucatini with Mushroom Miso Ragu.
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Recipe 👉 @mangiawithmichele
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    • Not only do customers love @RadioRoomPDX’s Barley Buddha Bowl, we do too! A hit among Portland vegans and meat-eaters alike, this bowl featuring crimini and portabella mushrooms is a “mix of savory and tart flavors, crunchy and soft textures, and beautiful colors,” says Chef Leah. We’re spotlighting our fave mushroom-centric bowls this #MushroomMonth - what's yours?
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    • What's your #MushroomMonth craving? Drop your fave in the comments below.
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