Champignons à L'ail (Garlic Mushrooms)

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Cynna

There is a trick to these- the mushrooms are not fried as they seem to be. Posted for ZWT II '06 Can use water or vegetable stock in place of chicken stock for a vegetarian option.

Top Review by Bergy

What can possibly go wrong with garlic and mushrooms - I am sorry that I didn't have button mushrooms but I can assure you the wonderful flavor was there with the sliced ones too. Served as a side dishfor Sunday brunch Lovely

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Smash and chop two cloves of garlic. Put 2 tbsp of butter in a small pan and add an approximately equal quantity of chicken stock.
  2. Heat the pan, medium-high, until the butter melts and then drop in the garlic.
  3. Simmer for a few moments and then put in the cleaned trimmed mushrooms.
  4. Simmer open very gently for about 10 minutes so that the butter and water foams into a smooth sauce and some of the water evaporates away.
  5. Serve hot as a starter.

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