STUFFED PORTABELLO MUSHROOMS
2 slices bacon
4 large portabello mushrooms
Olive oil, virgin
1/2 C. onions, minced
1/2 C. bell pepper, red, minced
1 tsp. garlic, finely minced
1/2 C. fine bread crumbs
2 T. fresh parsley, chopped
1/4 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. black pepper
1/2 C. fresh Parmesan, grated
Cook bacon until crisp. Let cool and then crumble.
Prep the ports by removing the stems and with a small spoon,
carefully remove the gills and discard.
Clean both sides and dry with paper towel. Then apply olive oil to
both sides. Set on platter with top side down.
In the same pan as the bacon, re-heat the bacon grease and sautÃ©
the onion and bell pepper for about 6 minutes.
Add the garlic and sautÃ© another minute.
Add the bread crumbs, parsley, salt and pepper and mix well.
Remove from heat and stir in cheese.
Place stuffing inside ports and then grill using High/Indirect heat.
Should take about 8 minutes to finish. Be sure to NOT place directly
over the flame.