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Baked Mushrooms Are A Quick, Easy Side Dish You’ll Want To Have On Hand
Looking for a quick and easy side dish? Baked Mushrooms with Lemon and Gruyere is your answer! Mix together a few simple ingredients and pop it in the oven for 15 minutes and just like that, you have an enticing side that pairs well with countless other dishes.
The distinctive, earthy flavors of the mushrooms are accented with citrus notes. Gruyere cheese adds a creamy, nutty flavor. Thyme adds a subtle aromatic note that rounds out the flavors.
Serve baked mushrooms on the side of chicken, pork, steak, or fish. Add on top of pizza or even on salads. This dish is elegant enough to serve at dinner parties but also approachable enough to serve at weeknight family meals.
More Mushrooms, Please! Why You Should Add More Mushrooms To Your Daily Diet
Mushrooms contain selenium, a trace mineral that helps remove free radicals linked to cancer, heart problems, inflammation, and premature aging. Selenium is also an immune system booster, helps the thyroid gland to function properly, and fosters brain development.
In addition to selenium, mushrooms contain a significant amount of fiber, potassium, B vitamins, and antioxidants. You are doing your body and mind a big favor anytime you add mushrooms to your meal!
Monterey Mushrooms® “High Vitamin D” mushrooms are unique in that they are one of the only sources of vitamin D found in the produce department! Monterey Mushrooms® teamed up with the U.S Department of Agriculture to replicate vitamin D-rich sunlight indoors. When mushrooms are exposed to this light, their penetrable tissue responds similarly to the way people do: by increasing vitamin D content.
As a result, Monterey Mushrooms® “High Vitamin D” mushrooms are an excellent source of vitamin D — a vitamin that many people are deficient in. Eating a dozen of their medium-sized “High Vitamin D” mushrooms provides all the vitamin D you need in a day.
Look for High Vitamin D mushrooms from Monterey Mushrooms® at your local grocery store. Store locator.