How to Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms

Mushrooms with garlic which can be served as an appetizer or as a vegetable side dish.

Ingredients

  • 24 mushrooms, approximately 1 pound
  • 1 medium finely chopped onion
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 6 cloves garlic -- chopped
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon sherry
  • dash of pepper
  • 3/4 cup fresh bread crumbs
  • 8 ounces shredded Mozzarella cheese

Steps

  1. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 1
    1
    Preheat oven to 350 °F (177 °C).
  2. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 2
    2
    Spray 9 x 13-inch baking pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  3. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 3
    3
    Remove stems from mushrooms and finely chop them.
  4. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 4
    4
    Wipe caps with a damp paper towel.
  5. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 5
    5
    Set mushroom caps aside.
  6. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 6
    6
    Melt butter and sauté onion over medium-high heat until golden brown.
  7. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 7
    7
    Add garlic.
  8. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 8
    8
    Add mushroom stems.
  9. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 9
    9
    Add soy sauce, sherry and pepper to mixture.
  10. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 10
    10
    Cook until mushrooms are softened and have changed color.
  11. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 11
    11
    Add fresh bread crumbs.
  12. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 12
    12
    Raise heat to high and cook stirring constantly until moisture is absorbed.
  13. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 13
    13
    Add 1 to 2 tablespoons fresh bread crumbs to correct mixture, if needed.
  14. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 14
    14
    Let mixture cool slightly.
  15. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 15
    15
    Add Mozzarella cheese and mix well.
  16. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 16
    16
    Stuff mushroom caps with bread crumb mixture.
  17. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 17
    17
    Place stuffed mushrooms into the prepared baking pan.
  18. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 18
    18
    Bake 15 minutes or until mushrooms are cooked through and the cheese melts.
  19. Image titled Make Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms Step 19
    19
    Makes 24 appetizers.

Tips

  • Use a teaspoon to fill the mushroom caps. The small spoon makes it easy to stuff the mixture into the caps.

Sources and Citations

  • Adapted from a recipe in The Complete Garlic Lovers' Cookbook

Article Info

Categories: Mushrooms