• soups

    Roasted mushroom soup

    Thick, packed with flavor and comforting, this roasted mushroom soup makes the perfect choice for lunch in a cold day. If all the members of your family love mushrooms, I recommend you to double, even triple the ingredients listed below. I barely tasted this delicious roasted mushroom soup :). My husband and my kids are very picky when it comes to soup but they really loved this roasted mushroom soup. I want to remind you again that roasting the vegetables is very important. Now you have the chance to compare because it’s a huge difference between roasted and boiled mushrooms. Roasted mushrooms are absolutely delicious and flavorful and boiled mushrooms…

  • beef,  main course

    Easy mushroom and ground beef skillet

    When you crave for stuffed mushrooms but you run out of time, what can you do? Toss all the ingredients into a skillet and definitely you’ll get something absolutely delicious 🙂 To prepare this mushroom and ground beef skillet I used fresh button mushrooms because these are the most popular mushrooms in Romania. You can use your favorite mushrooms, fresh or frozen. Frozen mushrooms  have the advantage of being already chopped and you can save some extra time because chopping the mushrooms is the most “difficult” part of this recipe. I also added canned tomatoes and tomato paste for a little bit sourish taste. It’s not necessary to add water…

  • appetizers and snacks,  chicken,  main course

    Mushrooms and cheese stuffed meatloaf

    This delicious mushrooms and cheese stuffed meatloaf makes the perfect choice for a family dinner but also for a fancy dinner. It’s juicy and flavored and it looks great. It’s also easy to make. You have to make a very large patty and fill it with mushrooms and cheese. The mushrooms contain a big amount of water and they have to be cooked before being added to the meatloaf. You must cook the mushrooms until the whole water evaporates. Otherwise, you will obtain something like a soup with meat and mushrooms. As concerning the meat, I used minced chicken but you can use your favorite meat. You can serve this…

  • sides,  vegan

    Mushroom stew with olives

    How can I describe this dish? It’s absolutely delicious! I love mushroom stew, but I always had the feeling that something is missing. I’ve tried many combos: mushroom stew with chicken or with pork, creamy mushrooms or creamy mushrooms with chicken. These dishes were all good and tasty but this mushroom stew with olives is definitely a hit! You must give it a try! This mushroom stew with olives is also quick and incredibly easy to make. The most “difficult” part is to slice the mushrooms :). Then you have to sauté the onion, toss in the slice mushrooms and in less than 30 minutes you can set the table. Meanwhile…

  • appetizers and snacks,  salads

    Potato and mushroom salad with yogurt dressing

    Creamy, flavorful and very easy to make with a handful of ingredients, this potato and mushroom salad with yogurt dressing is s recipe that you really have to try. The yogurt dressing I used for this salad is my favorite. It’s creamy, it tastes like mayonnaise and is incredibly easy to prepare. It is made from plain yogurt, hard boiled egg yolks, mustard, vegetable oil and lemon juice and it is seasoned with salt and pepper. To prepare this yogurt dressing you need significantly less oil than for classic mayonnaise. So, it’s better for your health. As regarding the mushrooms, I used fresh button mushrooms. Fresh mushrooms must be cooked…

  • beef,  main course

    Meatball Stroganoff recipe

    Juicy and tender meatballs soaked in creamy mushroom sauce, a little sourish and absolutely delicious. This meatball Stroganoff recipe is a hit and you really have to try it. As regarding the meatballs, they are regular meatballs and you can use your favorite recipe. The sauce is what makes the difference. It’s a thick and creamy sauce, more or less sourish, with mushrooms, very easy to make. There are many variations for the Stroganoff sauce and you can add your favorite ingredients. To obtain the sourish taste I used mustard and pickles but you can use instead lemon juice. Although all the meatball Stroganoff recipes that I found on internet…

  • appetizers and snacks,  chicken,  main course

    Chicken and mushroom crêpe bake

    Chicken and mushroom crêpe bake, baked crêpes filled with chicken and mushrooms We love crêpes but we use to serve them with sweet fillings like sour cherry jam, apricot jam, vanilla pastry cream, chocolate pastry cream or caramel pastry cream. Once I’ve discovered this chicken and mushroom crêpe bake, it became one of our favorites crêpes recipes. The crêpes are filled with fried chicken and mushrooms, flavored with onions, garlic and dill and topped with sour cream, eggs and cheese…. Mmmm, what a delight! 🙂 These baked crêpes are very tasty and you definitely have to try them. You can serve this delicious chicken and mushroom crêpe bake as an appetizer, as…