Author Archives: ME (Mushroom Enthusiast)

Mushrooms in the pink

Last week we saw media reports of the Newman Venture and Hunter Valley mushrooms getting behind the Mushrooms go pink in October celebration. Well just to show good news needs repeating, Hunter Valley Mushrooms has popped up again with another media … Continue reading

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Let mushrooms be your medicine

Monday mornings is always an interesting time for emails, sifting through the messages for some important themes to get the week off to a good start. Thankfully this morning I came across a little ripper from John Rich, who wrote … Continue reading

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Let’s hear it for the healthy all-rounder

Mushrooms go pink in October has certainly got people talking – quite literally in fact, with the promotion featuring on a range of radio stations across Australia. While you might not get to hear everything that is happening, why not … Continue reading

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Keep an eye out for the pink mushrooms

When we say keep an eye out for the pink mushrooms, the fact is that you probably don’t have to look very far. As a mushroom lover you already know where to find these tasty little numbers at your local … Continue reading

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Growing Pink – Producers get behind Pink Promotion

Over the last couple of days the evidence has been mounting of the great work being done by mushroom growers in support of the Mushrooms go pink in October celebration. As you know by now the industry has been out … Continue reading

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Winners are Grinners – Australia takes out the Mushrooms Masters

Well, we knew it really before we even started. Australian food bloggers love their mushrooms. Not only that, but people recognize great Australian mushroom recipes. And it’s not as though the US and Canadian recipes were not deliciously tasty meals. … Continue reading

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Mushroom Haloumi Burger – bringing home the Mushroom Masters

Well it has come down to this. One week to go in the inaugural Mushroom Masters and everything is one the line for those all important bragging rights. Our Fungi Foursome has been fantastic, producing some delicious recipes to get … Continue reading

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Shiitake Okonomiyaki (aka Japanese Pancake)


Three cheers for Ellie Won – Kitchen Wench for her resounding, convincing, fantastic win in Week 2 of the Mushroom Masters with her recipe for Lasagne with slow roasted mushrooms and goat’s cheese. If you ever want to be convinced … Continue reading

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Lasagne with slow roasted mushrooms and goat’s cheese

This week the battle for the Mushroom Masters continues unabated and, as we recover from a battering at the hands of the Canadians, Australia is throwing Ellie Won – Kitchen Wench headlong into the competition. This week a recipe that … Continue reading

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Team Australia – the battle for mushroom supremacy continues

As you may be aware Australia is currently battling the United States and Canada for supremacy in the Mushroom Masters. With Week 1 now finishing please prepare to pace yourself over the coming weeks as our next batch of bloggers … Continue reading

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