BACON PARMESAN STUFFED MUSHROOMS

Teresa *G*

By
@BlueGinghamApron

This is an appetizer that always disappears in no time. You should make more than you think you'll need (and eat your share before setting them out! Ha, ha.)

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
10 (if 2 per person)
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 lb
smoked bacon, cooked, drained and crumbled
20 large
fresh white or baby portabella mushrooms
1/4 c
olive oil
2 Tbsp
butter (omit if using soft breadcrumbs)
1 clove
garlic, finely minced or pressed
1/2 c
crushed seasoned croutons (you may substitute soft bread crumbs, if desired)
1/2 c
grated parmesan cheese
1 Tbsp
fresh minced flat leaf italian parsley (or 1 teaspoon dried)

Step-By-Step

1Clean mushrooms with a damp paper towel.
2Remove stems and chop; set caps aside.
3Pour oil into a skillet, add butter and melt over medium heat.
4Add chopped stems and saute until tender then remove from heat.
5Stir in crushed croutons, cheese, crumbled bacon and parsley.
6Place oven rack in middle position and preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
7Spoon mixture into mushroom caps and place in a shallow baking dish.
8Bake at 350 for 20 to 25 minutes.
9Serve hot, warm or at room temperature.
10Refrigerate leftovers (like that's really going to happen! Ha!)

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian