Pine Nut Stuffed Mushrooms
Recipe type: Appetizer
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Serves: 24
 
Gluten-Free and Vegan
Ingredients
  • 24 large button mushrooms
  • ¼ cup white onion, minced
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • ½ cup cooked brown rice
  • ½ cup cooked quinoa
  • 2 carrots, peeled and grated
  • ½ cup pine nuts, finely chopped
  • 2 Tbsp. organic salsa
  • 1 tsp. sea salt
  • ½ tsp. ground black pepper
  • 2 chives, finely chopped
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Prepare a baking dish with nonstick baking spray.
  2. Clean mushrooms and remove stems. Set mushroom caps aside; discard stems.
  3. In a small skillet over medium heat, cook onion in olive oil until translucent, approximately 6 minutes.
  4. Add cooked brown rice, quinoa, carrots, pine nuts, salsa, sea salt and pepper; cook until warm, approximately 3-4 minutes. Remove from heat.
  5. Using a teaspoon, transfer rice mixture in each mushroom cap. Slightly over-stuff mushroom caps with rice mixture.
  6. Place stuffed mushrooms in a single layer on prepared baking dish. Bake, uncovered for 15 minutes.
  7. Remove from the oven; garnish with fresh chives.
  8. Serve warm.
Recipe by Gluten Free Recipes - The Healthy Apple at http://thehealthyapple.com/2012/05/18/gluten-free-vegan-pine-nutstuffed-mushrooms/