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Mushrooms A La Grecque

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  Small mushrooms/Medium mushrooms, quartered 1 Pound (Whole)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chicken broth 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Dry white wine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Balsamic vinegar 1 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Bay leaf 1 , crumbled
  Parsley sprigs 4
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), sliced in 3 pieces
  Coriander seeds 2 Teaspoon, crushed
  Dried thyme 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Peppercorns 8
  Dried hot red pepper flakes 1⁄2 Teaspoon

1. Use a damp kitchen towel to wipe the grit off the mushrooms.
2. Stem mushrooms and place caps in a bowl. Keep aside. Reserve stems for another use if you like.
3. In a small piece of muslin or cheesecloth, tie all the ingredients for bouquet garni bag.

4. In a stainless steel pan or pot, combine the ingredients for bouillon.
5. Add the bouquet-garni bag bring to a boil.
6. Bring the bouillon to a rapid boil and boil for 1 minute.
7. Tip in the mushroom caps a few at a time.
8. Reduce heat and simmer for about 3 minutes, stirring frequently.
9. Use a slotted spoon to remove the mushrooms into a clean glass bowl.
10. Reduce the marinade by boiling over high heat, to 1 cup.
11. Take pan off the heat and remove and discard the bouquet garni bag.
12. Cool the liquid cool to room temperature.
13. Pour the bouillon over mushrooms.
14. Cover bowl and refrigerate overnight or up to 4 days.

15. Serve the mushrooms at room temperature spooning the marinade over them.
16. Use them to make salads if you like.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 142 Calories from Fat 75

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 9 g13.1%

Saturated Fat 1.1 g5.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 405.9 mg16.9%

Total Carbohydrates 10 g3.3%

Dietary Fiber 2.8 g11.3%

Sugars 3.5 g

Protein 5 g9%

Vitamin A 3.4% Vitamin C 25.1%

Calcium 4.4% Iron 11.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Mushrooms A La Grecque Recipe