Tangy Marinated Mushrooms
Pennsylvania is known for its mushrooms. In the region where I live, mushrooms are used prominently in many recipes.
Total TimePrep: 10 min. + chilling
Makesabout 2-1/2 cups
- 1/2 cup red wine vinegar
- 1/2 cup water
- 2 bay leaves
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 1-1/2 teaspoons salt
- 1 garlic clove, minced
- 1 pound fresh mushrooms, quartered
- In a saucepan over medium heat, combine the vinegar, water, bay leaves, sugar, salt and garlic. Add mushrooms. Bring to a boil; boil for 2 minutes. Cool slightly. Transfer to a bowl; cover and refrigerate for 8 hours or overnight. Discard bay leaves before serving.
Nutrition Facts1/4 cup: 25 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 356mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.
Originally published as Pickled Mushrooms in Country June/July 2000