Easy Marinated Mushrooms Recipe

The Best Marinated Mushrooms Recipe – learn how to make these marinated mushrooms in less than 15 minutes. Great for appetizer platters and parties. Restaurant style, very easy to make at home.

Marinated mushrooms on a wooden pick

 

Add these delicious marinated mushrooms to party platters, cheese trays, etc.

Minimal effort and some staple ingredients. Less expensive than if you are ordering them at a restaurant or get them from the Deli.

Unlike some recipes, these mushrooms are sautéed before being marinated, which makes them extra flavorful and delicious.

Easily adaptable for Keto, Paleo and Whole 30 diets. Just skip the sweetener, or use an appropriate one that your diet allows.

What ingredients do you need to make this marinated mushrooms recipe?

  • mushrooms
  • olive oil (extra virgin)
  • apple cider vinegar
  • honey
  • garlic (fresh)
  • thyme
  • oregano
  • salt
  • red pepper flakes (optional)
  • parsley

What mushrooms work best for marinating?

I usually use button white mushrooms for this recipe.

I recently tried it with baby Bella mushrooms, and even though they have a slightly earthier flavor than button white, I really loved how they turned out.

I’ve updated the recipe photos and added a video and you’ll see that I’ve used baby Bella mushrooms.

The simple marinade also works for portobello mushrooms. You can cut them into cubes.

How To Make Marinated Mushrooms at home? How to cook them and prep the marinade?

For the mushrooms

  1. Wash mushrooms and dry with paper towel.
  2. Sauté mushrooms in 1 tbsp of the oil and pinch of salt for 5-7 minutes, until they release liquid and almost half of it has evaporated. Let them cool for 5 minutes.
  3. You can also grill the mushrooms, instead of cooking them on the stove top.

For the marinade

  1. In a small bowl combine all the ingredients for the marinade.
  2. Place mushrooms in a bowl and pour marinade on top. Let them sit for at least 5 minutes, then serve.

Marinated mushroom on a wooden appetizer pick

How long should mushrooms stay in the marinade before they are ready to serve?

At least 5 minutes.

Keep in mind that these mushrooms benefit the most from the marinade if it is added to them, while they are still warm.

The more mushrooms stay in the marinade, the tastier they get.

How to store these easy marinated mushrooms? How long do they last? Can you freeze them?

These mushrooms could be made in advance and stored in the fridge for up to 10 days.

I like to have them ready around the holidays.

These do not freeze well.

Looking how to can marinated mushrooms?

Unfortunately I’ve never done it, so I can not give any advice. This is not a recipe for canned mushrooms, but refrigerator marinated ones.

 

Marinated mushrooms with olive oil, vinegar and herbs on a bowl

 

How long does it take to make marinated mushrooms?

This simple recipe ensures that you have your mushrooms ready in less than 15 minutes.

 

Marinated baby Bella mushrooms in a bowl

This is a recipe I’ve used for years and always had success.

I’ve always loved mushrooms. You can tell, buy looking at my recipe index.

I use them in soups, stews, pizza and pasta. I always have some kind of mushrooms in the fridge.

How to serve (use ) marinated mushrooms?

  • party appetizers
  • antipasto skewers
  • salads
  • snacks
  • side dishes

With the combination of seasonings and flavors, these are almost like Italian marinated mushrooms.

These mushrooms are low in calories, 4 mushrooms have around 150 calories, so they make the perfect snack. They are not fattening…

They were my favorite snack while I was pregnant with my son.

Looking for more mushroom recipes?

Check these out: Zucchini Mushroom Risotto Recipe, Balsamic, Mushroom Bacon Pasta Recipe and  One Pan Pork Chops With Balsamic Mushrooms And Onions.

This is a recipe I’ve used for years and always had success.

I’ve always loved mushrooms. You can tell, buy looking at my recipe index.

I use them in soups, stews, pizza and pasta. I always have some kind of mushrooms in the fridge.

marinated mushrooms with the marinade in a bowl

Servings: 4

EASY MARINATED MUSHROOMS RECIPE

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
20 mins
Easy Marinated Mushrooms Recipe - a family favorite, especially this time of the year.
Marinated mushrooms on a wooden pick
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Ingredients

  • 12 oz baby Bella or white button mushrooms
  • 1/4 cup olive or vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 2 cloves garlic — , minced
  • 1 tsp honey — (or sugar)
  • 1/2 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/4 tsp thyme — (dried or fresh)
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 1 tbsp chopped fresh parsley

Instructions

  1. Wash mushrooms and dry with paper towel.
  2. Sauté mushrooms in 1 tbsp of the oil and pinch of salt for 5-7 minutes, until they release liquid and almost half of it has evaporated. Let them cool for 5 minutes.
  3. In a small bowl combine all the ingredients for the marinade.
  4. Place mushrooms in a bowl and pour marinade on top. Let them sit for 5 minutes, then serve.

Recipe Notes

Omit sweetener for Keto and Whole 30.
Course: Appetizer

Nutrition Information

Calories: 149, Fat: 13g, Saturated Fat: 1g, Sodium: 298mg, Potassium: 281mg, Carbohydrates: 5g, Sugar: 3g, Protein: 2g, Vitamin A: 2.3%, Vitamin C: 4.3%, Calcium: 0.5%, Iron: 3.4%

 

Easy marinaded mushrooms on an appetizer wooden pick