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Italian Stuffed Portabellas

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“These incredible mushrooms are yummy--very simple to make and yet elegant enough to serve. They can be served over pasta with tomato sauce as well!”

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  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Lightly oil a baking dish.
  3. Wipe or brush any soil off the mushrooms.
  4. Remove the stems and discard or save for making mushroom broth or veggie stock.
  5. Rinse caps and pat dry with a towel.
  6. In a skillet, warm 2 T.
  7. of the oil and saute the onions for about 5 minute.
  8. ,or till they begin to soften.
  9. Add the garlic and peppers and saute for 5 minute.
  10. more.
  11. Remove from heat and set aside.
  12. In a bowl, mix together the basil, cheeses, salt, and bread crumbs.
  13. Stir the sauteed vegetables into the mixture.
  14. Brush the portabellos with the remaining T.
  15. of oil and place them gill side up in the baking dish.
  16. Spread cheese mixture on the caps as equally as possible.
  17. Bake uncovered for 20 to 25 minutes, until the mushrooms release their juices and the cheese is melted.
  18. Serve hot.

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