Grilled Meatball Stuffed Mushrooms Caprese on Feast with the BEAST 23

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Although most people think of mushrooms as vegetables, they are actually edible fungi!

Yum, right?   Ha ha. Get past that fact, and mushrooms are actually very tasty and have many great health benefits.  

But because their cell walls are un-digestible unless exposed to heat, you must cook mushrooms to get their full nutritional benefits.

So you know what’s on the menu for Episode 23 of Feast with the Beast, right?  You got it!

Today we’ll show you some really tasty ways to get all of the health benefits that mushrooms have to offer!


SAUSAGE AND BURGER STUFFED MUSHROOMS

1/2 lb. ground beef

1/2 lb. mild Italian sausage

1 tbsp. Worcestershire sauce

Garlic powder

Onion powder

Salt

Freshly ground black pepper

16 oz. baby bella mushrooms

1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil

6 slices of cheddar cheese, quartered

Sliced cherry tomato (optional)

Sliced pickle (optional)

Slice jalapeno (optional)


BABY BELLA CAPRESE STUFFED MUSHROOMS

16 oz baby bella mushrooms

1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil

2 cups shredded mozzarella

1 pint cherry or grape tomatoes, halved

2 cloves garlic, minced

2 tbsp. fresh basil, thinly sliced

Kosher salt

Balsamic glaze, for drizzling