Pistachio-Powered Portabella Mushroom

By Jeremy Jones, Professional Snowboarder and National Geographic Adventurer of the Year



As a main dish, serves 3; as an appetizer, serves 4-6


3 Large portabella mushrooms, whole

Olive oil to drizzle on mushrooms

1 ¼ cups Shelled pistachios, chopped

3 Garlic cloves

Sprinkle tops with hemp seeds to taste (option)

Salt, pepper and dried herbs like fresh basil or parsley (option)


Remove stems and wash mushroom caps. Coat all sides with olive oil. Finely chop one garlic clove per mushroom. Sprinkle inside the mushrooms. Coarsely chop pistachios and fill each cap to the top. Generously drizzle olive oil on top of chopped pistachios. 

Bake at 400 degrees, Fahrenheit for 10-15 minutes.

Serve as a main dish or slice into bite-size chunks for an appetizer.