(Sides) Mushroom PateSubmitted by: RYEAXL1
# Paprika, 0.25 tsp (remove)
# Pepper, black, 0.25 tsp (remove)
# Olive Oil, 1 1tsp (remove)
# Tabasco Sauce, 0.50 tsp (remove)
# Garlic, 2 cloves (remove)
# Shiitake Mushrooms, 8 mushrooms (remove)
# Parsley, 1 tbsp (remove)
# Shallots, 1 tbsp chopped (remove)
# Almond Butter, 3 tsp (remove)
# Cheese Goat Org. (EZ), 3 tsp (remove)
Let stand until soft, 15 to 30 minutes. Squeeze mushrooms under water to release any grit, then lift out and rinse thoroughly under running water, gently rubbing to release any remaining grit; discard soaking water. If using shiitakes, trim off and discard tough stems; coarsely chop mushrooms.
2. In a 5- to 6-quart pan over high heat, melt butter. Add fresh and soaked dried mushrooms, shallots, garlic, Paprika; stir often until all liquid is evaporated and mixture is lightly browned, 6 to 8 minutes.
3. In a food processor, whirl nuts until finely ground. Add oil and whirl until mixture forms a paste. Add mushroom & tabasco mixture and whirl until smooth. Add salt and pepper to taste. Mound in a bowl.
4. Sprinkle with parsley. Serve pĂ˘tĂ© with baguette slices or crackers.
Number of Servings: 4
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user RYEAXL1.