Pesto & Sun-Dried Tomato Stuffed Mushrooms

If you’re seeking an appetizer that effortlessly combines richness and zest, look no further than these delectable Pesto & Sun-Dried Tomato Stuffed Mushrooms. This culinary masterpiece is a delightful mingling of earthy mushrooms, vibrant pesto, and the intense flavors of sun-dried tomatoes. With every bite, you’ll experience a harmonious symphony of tastes and textures that will leave your guests craving more.

Ingredients

  • 20 large button mushrooms, stems removed
  • 1/2 cup pesto sauce
  • 1/4 cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup breadcrumbs
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh basil leaves for garnish

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a bowl, combine the pesto sauce, chopped sun-dried tomatoes, grated Parmesan cheese, breadcrumbs, minced garlic, and olive oil. Mix well until all ingredients are incorporated.
  3. Season the mushroom caps with a pinch of salt and pepper.
  4. Using a small spoon, generously fill each mushroom cap with the pesto mixture, pressing down gently.
  5. Place the stuffed mushrooms on the prepared baking sheet and bake for 18-20 minutes, or until the mushrooms are tender and the filling is golden brown.
  6. Remove from the oven and let them cool slightly before garnishing with fresh basil leaves.
  7. Arrange on a serving platter and watch as your guests indulge in these irresistible bites.

Prep time: 15 minutes

Yield: 20 stuffed mushrooms

Amp up your appetizer game with these Pesto & Sun-Dried Tomato Stuffed Mushrooms – bursting with flavors and perfect for any gathering.

Nutrition information: Calories per serving – 78 | Fat – 5g | Carbohydrates – 6g | Protein – 3g

Celebrate the union of robust pesto, sun-drenched tomatoes, and mushrooms in a culinary pas de trois that dances on your taste buds. These stuffed mushrooms are a testament to the enchanting synergy of simple yet flavorful ingredients. With each bite-sized morsel, your palate embarks on a journey through the realms of umami and zesty indulgence. Whether as an elegant appetizer or a conversation starter at your next event, these Pesto & Sun-Dried Tomato Stuffed Mushrooms will surely steal the spotlight and leave everyone craving the secret behind their irresistible allure.