California Pistachio Stuffed Mushrooms
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Recipe type: Appetizers & Snacks
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Serves: 10
 
A quick and easy appetizer. Quick to Prepare (under 30 minutes); Vegetarian.
Ingredients
  • 20 medium mushrooms
  • 3 tablespoons minced onion
  • ½ cup butter, divided
  • ⅓ cup dry bread crumbs
  • ¼ cup shelled, roasted/salted pistachios, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons chopped parsley
  • ¼ teaspoon marjoram, crushed
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
Instructions
  1. Remove stems from mushroom caps
  2. Finely chop stems.
  3. Saute stems and onion in ¼ cup butter until tender.
  4. Add bread crumbs, pistachios, parsley, marjoram and salt. Mix well.
  5. Spoon stuffing into mushroom caps.
  6. Place on baking sheet; drizzle with remaining melted butter.
  7. Bake at 350 deg F for 5 minutes or until hot.
Notes
They can be broiled instead of baked. Broil 6 inches from heat for 5 minutes until browned and thoroughly heated.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 120 Fat: 11g Saturated fat: 2g Unsaturated fat: 4g Carbohydrates: 5g Sodium: 170mg Fiber: 1g Protein: 2g
Recipe by Defeat Diabetes Foundation at http://www.defeatdiabetes.org/california-pistachio-stuffed-mushrooms-3/