Mushrooms brighten so many dishes with their earthy freshness. Before cooking mushrooms or adding them to favorite dishes, give them a quick cleaning. Here's how.
Mushrooms grow low to the ground and tend to still be a bit dirty when sold in stores. The key to great-tasting mushrooms is to buy them fresh and clean them without letting them get waterlogged. Follow these tips on purchasing quality mushrooms and cleaning, storing, and prepping them, including directions for morel mushrooms.
Selecting and Storing Mushrooms
How to Clean Mushrooms
How to Cut Mushrooms
How to Clean Mushrooms for Stuffing