Beech

Varieties
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Flavor & Texture

  • Mild
  • Sweet and nutty
  • Crunchy texture

Preparation & Uses

  • Best enjoyed cooked, either whole or sliced
  • Delicious with vegetables and in stir-fries
  • Add to soups, stews or sauces as a last ingredient to maintain crisp texture

Nutrition

  • Low in sodium
  • 0 grams of fat
  • Cholesterol free

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Mushroom Pizza Rolls

Involve the whole family in making these homemade pizza rolls. Children will enjoy witnessing the magic of bread baking as they help knead the dough and add the fillings. These rolls make a filling snack or serve them with a salad for a meal. Be sure to add some extra warmed pizza sauce on the side for dipping.

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Olive and Feta Stuffed Mushrooms

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Slow Cooker Barbecue Mushrooms

These barbecue mushrooms make a great meat-free option for game day parties and holiday cocktail mixers. Slow cooked in a simple homemade sauce, they are equally as delicious as similar appetizers made with meatballs or sausages, but they pack less saturated fat, sodium, and processed sugar.

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