These Parmesan Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms are a quick and delicious appetizer! Perfect for holiday gatherings with friends & family.
Are you a fan of stuffed mushrooms? Mushrooms are such a polarizing vegetable, aren’t they? I love them…but the rest of my family…not so much. But that doesn’t stop me from making them…no sirrreeee. If we have a party, one of the first things I want to make are stuffed mushrooms. And over the years I’ve made a few different kinds…Garlic, Basil & Chicken Stuffed Mushrooms, Cranberry Cream Cheese & Turkey Stuffed Mushrooms, and now these Parmesan Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms.
I think these are my favourite though. They’re the easiest to prepare, and they’re so flavourful. And if I’m crunched for time, these are definitely the stuffed mushroom I’ll turn to. You can have them prepared in about 15 minutes, then in the oven to bake for about 20 minutes or so. And as an added bonus, you can make them a couple of days ahead of time! Love that.
Right out of the oven the filling is cheesy and creamy…combined with the delicious mushroom and crispy butter bread crumb topping…so good. I could eat them all. Just sayin.
Perfect for gatherings and Christmas and New Years parties!
Parmesan Garlic Stuffed Mushrooms
- 24 button or cremini mushrooms
- 1/4 cup parmesan cheese
- 1 - 8 oz block cream cheese at room temperature
- 1 garlic clove minced
- 1 green onion chopped
- fresh ground pepper
- 1/2 cup bread crumbs
- 2 tbsp butter
- 1 tbsp chopped parsley for garnish
Preheat your oven to 400 degrees.
Clean and remove the stems from the mushrooms.
Line the mushrooms on a baking sheet. Set aside.
Using a mixer, cream together the cream cheese, and parmesan cheese until smooth.
Mix in the garlic, green onion, salt and pepper.
Add a generous teaspoon cream cheese mixture into the centres of the mushrooms.
Place the tray of mushrooms in the oven and bake for 15 - 20 minutes.
While the mushrooms are baking, melt 2 tbsp of butter in a skillet and add the bread crumbs. Cook until browned.
When the mushrooms are done baking, remove them from the oven, sprinkle them with the bread crumbs, and garnish with the chopped parsley.
Have a delicious day!