NDTV Cooks, Updated: January 29, 2014 16:56 IST
Once touted as exotic, mushrooms are fast gaining stance on an Indian platter. It's meaty texture appeals to the taste buds. Mushrooms contain Vitamin B5 which is known to soothe tiredness & fatigue. They are one of the few natural sources of Vitamin D. Button mushrooms when exposed to sunlight are known to produce Vitamin D.
Excerpt from the poem: Mushrooms
Little or nothing.
So many of us!
So many of us!
We are shelves, we are
Tables, we are meek,
We are edible,
Nudgers and shovers
In spite of ourselves.
Our kind multiplies:
We shall by morning
Inherit the earth.
Our foot's in the door.
Here are our 10 best mushroom recipes which we think are a must try!
Recipe by Arjun Gupta, Owner, The Piano Man
Burgers get a healthy makeover! Patties made with mushrooms, lentils and sun-dried tomatoes sliced between whole wheat buns.
Wild Mushroom RagoutRecipe by Chef Vicky Ratnani
A ragout is a stew like preparation. An easy to make mushroom ragout with some cream, mustard and onions.Recipe by Divya Burman
Divya Burman brings to you a steaming plateful of buttery mushroom risotto.
Shahi MushroomRecipe by Chef Aditya Bal
Mushrooms cooked with a desi
twist! Shallow fried button mushrooms doused in a rich gravy of tomatoes, cream, cashew paste and a freshly ground shahi garam masala.
The classic Indian snack with a twist. Mushrooms replace the good old potato filling in this version of the samosa.
Whole Wheat Pasta in Mushroom Sauce
Recipe by Chef Ritu Dalmia
When healthy meets deliciousness! Whole wheat pasta dressed with a mushroom and white wine sauce.
Stuffed Masala MushroomsRecipe by Chef Aditya Bal
A quick party starter! Corn and mushroom mixture stuffed into mushroom caps, topped with cheese and baked to perfection.
Recipe by Chef Aditya Bal
A fiery recipe from down South. Full of spice and tang, mushrooms tossed with tamarind extract, coconut, tomatoes, garlic and chillies.
Herb Coated Mushrooms with Cheese SauceRecipe by Chef Madhumita Mohante
Show off some culinary moves with this inventive recipe. Seasoned mushrooms served with an appetizing cheese sauce.
Mushroom Masala Toast
Recipe by Chef Aditya bal
A quick recipe to soothe those untimely hunger pangs! Bread slices topped with masala mushrooms and cheese and then baked crisp.Related Links -
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