Sweet and Spicy Stuffed Portobellos
You'll need a knife and fork to dig into these hearty portobellos topped with sauteed sliced mushrooms, goat cheese, pesto and sun-dried tomatoes.—Gilda Lester, Millsboro, Delaware
Total TimePrep: 25 min. Bake: 15 min.
- 1 pound sliced baby portobello mushrooms
- 4 shallots, peeled and sliced
- 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped
- 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
- 5 tablespoons olive oil, divided
- 1/4 cup white wine or chicken broth
- 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
- 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
- 1 tablespoon soy sauce
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 8 large portobello mushrooms, stems removed
- 8 ounces fresh goat cheese
- 1/2 cup chopped oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes
- 1/4 cup prepared pesto
- Fresh basil leaves, optional
- In a large skillet, saute the sliced mushrooms, shallots, jalapeno and pepper flakes in 2 tablespoons oil until mushrooms are tender. Add the wine, mustard, Worcestershire sauce, soy sauce and honey; cook 3-4 minutes longer or until slightly thickened.
- Brush whole mushrooms with 2 tablespoons oil. Place in a 15x10x1-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 8-10 minutes or until tender.
- Fill mushroom caps with shallot mixture. Combine the goat cheese, tomatoes and pesto; spoon over the tops. Bake for 5-7 minutes or until heated through. Drizzle with remaining oil; garnish with basil if desired.
Editor's NoteWear disposable gloves when cutting hot peppers; the oils can burn skin. Avoid touching your face.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 252 calories, 17g fat (5g saturated fat), 21mg cholesterol, 428mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 3g fiber), 9g protein.
Originally published as Hot Lips Mushroom Smakers in Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook 2010