+

Mushrooms

From button to cremini, we've got the best info on mushrooms. Get recipes, cooking tips, and culinary inspiration. Discuss mushroom foraging, the best restaurant mushroom dishes, where to get hard-to-find mushrooms, and more.

15 Reasons Why Shiitakes are the King of All Mushrooms

I’ve never met a mushroom I didn’t like. But if I had to name one variety that trumps them all, it would be shiitakes. The brown, saucer-shaped fungi are indigenous to Asia. But they’ve also proved...

You are viewing page 2

Reload from page 1

Layout:

Flower mushrooms

h
by HaveSpoonWillCook 2 years ago

I've run out of flower mushrooms and the last time I shopped for them at a little store, I was pointed towards shiitake with cracked caps that looked meaty and somewhat similar, but with none of th...

Sourcing Truffle Oil and Wild Mushrooms in NW LA Area

w
by whiner 7 years ago

I'm a bit disappointed with what I can find at Whole Foods. Anyone have ideas for nice specialty shops with good selections of fresh wild mushrooms and / or places with nice selections of truffle ...

Share your favorite recipes for chantrelle mushrooms

letsindulge
by letsindulge 2 years ago

What to do with 1.5# of fresh chantrelle mushrooms? Aside from risotto what preparations will showcase this beautiful product? TIA.

Why are my real Périgord black truffles tasteless?

t
by tbessie 2 years ago

So my dad lives in a village in Périgord (Brantôme to be specific). I visit him there almost every summer. Usually I bring back (to San Francisco, where I live) some foie gras, maybe some aperiti...

Mushroom and Truffle Oil Panini

t
by tvan614 2 years ago

I want to make a panini with mushrooms and truffle oil. What is the best way to ensure the mushrooms will have the most flavor from the oil? Should I sautee them in the oil before "panining" the...

any mushroom hunters out there?

m
by mchan02 13 years ago

i want to go pick some wild mushrooms this fall. has anyone been mushrooming in the area? any tips or particularly good places to go? any recommended books? i borrowed this one from a friend and it...

Is there an easy substitute for canned cream of mushroom soup?

r
by Reston 12 years ago

There are a few recipes that I like which call for canned cream of mushroom soup, but I would rather use a fresher substitute. Is there an easy recipe to replicate the flavor without having to make...

Mushrooms in salsa?

NateHevens
by NateHevens 2 years ago

Man... it's been a few years since I last posted on Chowhound! Anyways... so I wanted to get y'alls thoughts on this... I've been making a simple salsa recipe. I came by it trying to create a...

Help: Are these Shiitake mushrooms?

bluesman13
by bluesman13 2 years ago

so I'm at my local Asian market and I see these in a bag - "shiitake mushrooms" 10oz for $4.29. great price. I get them home and remove them from the bag and they don't look to me like shiitake mus...

How long do dried mushrooms last?

NYCkaren
by NYCkaren 12 years ago

I've got a bag at home somewhere that I've had for years. I'm not even sure how many years. Do you think they'd be safe to eat? If they don't smell moldy or anything?

Packaged/stuffed caps out overnight

o
by oslerspark 3 years ago

So I bought 4 large stuffed mushroom caps. 2 bacon, 2 Neptune from local Butcher shop. I took them out of fridge last night (around midnight) and forgot them until this morning around 8 am. I put ...

Morels in S. Ontario

y
by yaddayadda 13 years ago

Anybody spot morels in S. Ontario yet? That last two years have been a total bust for decent mushrooms. Too dry, I suppose, or too many people trampling over the few remaining abodes. I would ap...

Morel Mushrooms

t
by tinkerbel9 3 years ago

Hello. My husband found about 1/2 a pound of morels behind the school where he teaches today. He is beyond excited. I haven't seen them yet. We used to find some in MT. Now we are in Germany. W...

Little white worms in my morels

b
by brooklynmonkey 17 years ago

I brought some seemingly beautiful morels home from a very reputable market, only to discover they were inhabited by DOZENS of little white worms (tiny ones!) that appeared to be happily nesting in...

Reconstituted dried mushroom - any successes?

r
by Rella 8 years ago

Is there any way that I can reconstitute any dried mushroom so that it will not be rubbery? I cannot even count the ways I've tried - with absolutely no success. I do like the flavor, but if I ...

Wild mushrooms in Toronto?

h
by heylids 3 years ago

Anyone go foraging for wild mushrooms and other edibles in Toronto. Would love to find people or groups to join in. Thx

Wild Rice & Mushroom Soup and _______ Salad for Dinner?

c
by corpkid 3 years ago

I'm making wild rice and mushroom soup which is quite hearty. I'll be keeping it warm as I have family arriving over several hours. Trying to think of some creative salads to go with this? Kale ke...

Chanterelles - Bitter

j
by jounipesonen 3 years ago

It's known - incl myself - that dried chanterelles shousoaked and water discarded - otherwise strong bitter taste. What has happened in the drying process because there isn't this phenomenon wit...

Help...Mushroom Pizza East Bay

mcw
by mcw 3 years ago

Chowhounds...please tell me who makes the best mushroom inspired Pizza in the East Bay...prefer a bit of truffle oil on it as well and maybe some arugula and sausage but not necessary...thank you