Tag Archives: thyme

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut squash soap is one of my favorite soups during the fall and it is easy to make. Roasting the vegetables prior to adding them to the soup really brings out the flavor of the onions and garlic. I like to add a spoonful of plain Greek yogurt or sour cream to my bowl once […]

Eggplant Casserole

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 large onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 yellow pepper, diced 2 portabella mushroom caps, sliced into bite-sized pieces 3 large tomatoes, diced 1 tablespoon fresh parsley, finely chopped 1 tablespoon fresh basil, finely chopped 1/2 tablespoon fresh thyme 1/4 cup vegetable oil 2 medium eggplants, […]

Hungarian Mushroom Soup

Hungarian Mushroom Soup Hungarian Mushroom Soup is one of my favorite soups of all time. Rich, creamy and warming, this soup can mend marriages, turn cloudy days into sunny ones, and conjure a basket of kittens at will. Also, it tastes really good. Especially when it rains. The inspiration for today’s recipe comes from a […]

Herby Barley Salad with Butter-Basted Mushrooms

Ingredients: 1 cup pearl barley kosher salt 2 shallots, thinly sliced into rings 1/3 cup vegetable oil 2 tablespoons olive oil 8 ounces mushrooms (shiitake, oysters), torn or cut into large pieces ground black pepper 2 sprigs thyme 1 garlic clove, crushed 3 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 cup chopped fresh cilantro 1 cup fresh parsley […]

Seared Mushrooms with Garlic and Thyme

Ingredients: 2 tablespoons olive oil 12 ounces of mushrooms (oyster, shiitake) cut into large pieces 4 tablespoons of unsalted butter, cut into pieces 2 sprigs of fresh thyme 2 garlic cloves, crushed Salt and pepper Instructions: 1.  Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high until just beginning to smoke. 2. Arrange mushrooms in skillet […]

Wild Rice with Oyster Mushrooms

Ingredients: 1/2 cup wild rice, rinsed and drained 1 1/2 cups chicken broth 3 tablespoons butter 1/2 pound small oyster mushrooms 1/4 cup pine nuts 2 tablespoons chopped chives 1 teaspoon chopped fresh thyme Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper Instructions: In medium saucepan, bring rice and broth to boil. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer […]

Mixed Mushroom Stew

This is a hearty mushroom stew that will keep you warm and fill you up as we head into the winter months! This stew can be made with either beef broth or vegetable broth if you are looking for a vegetarian stew. Ingredients: 2 pounds plum tomatoes 3 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 pound domestic mushrooms, […]