Crimini Mushroom and Pasta Salad

1/2 Lb medium-size Ostrom's Crimini mushrooms, quartered
1/4 cup green onion, chopped
1/2 - 3/4 large red bell pepper, cut into 2 inch pieces
2 oz Kalamata olives, pitted and sliced
1-1/2 cups Italian salad dressing
1 pkg/ 16oz pasta shells

Blanch mushrooms in a small amount of boiling water for 1 minute and drain. Combine with peppers, onion, olives, and salad dressing, marinade overnight or at least 4 hours. Cook pasta according to Directions, drain and cool. Pour marinade mixture over pasta, garnish with fresh ground pepper and serve.



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Oyster Mushrooms

OYSTER Mushrooms
  • Excellent source of Niacin, an essential nutrient
  • Good source of Riboflavin, which aids metabolism

Oysters are an excellent compliment to fish and chicken dishes. Sauté with garlic or onions to bring out flavor, combine with crimini or shiitakes, or roast, broil or grill them for variety.