How To Prepare Dried Mushrooms for Cooking
Dried mushrooms are often listed as an essential pantry item by many accomplished cooks. They may not be right there on top with olive oil and sacks of rice but they usually hold their own somewhere in the middle, especially if you cook Asian or European cuisines. Dried mushrooms can be pricy, but they pack a lot of flavor. Once the mushrooms are soaked, strained, and chopped, even just a small amount will add enormous flavor to a dish. Here’s how to make the most of your dried mushrooms.
Baked Mushroom Linguine Recipe
A classic yet humblemushroom-and-cream sauce becomes fancy with the additionofdried porcini and fresh thyme. The sauce is tossed withlinguine, topped with grated cheese, and baked in a skillet.