How To Clean Mushrooms

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Kitchen TipsDo you know how to clean a mushroom? Would you not think you would wash them like any other type of vegetable? Well, don’t wash mushrooms with water! Mushrooms are like little sponges. If you wash them with running water, they will absorb too much water and then subsequently release that water when cooking. If your mushrooms need to be cleaned, dampen a paper towel and wipe off any dirty spots.


Watch this awesome video to learn how to properly clean and sauté your mushrooms.


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  2. […] over to 375 Degrees. Clean mushrooms. Remove and finely chop the stems. In a medium mixing bowl, combine stems with butter, onion, […]

  3. […] grill to medium-high heat. Clean and de-stem the mushrooms.  Toss in a bowl of melted butter. Sprinkle with salt and pepper and mix well. Skewer the […]

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