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  • 2 (8 Ounce) packages cremini (Baby Bella) mushrooms, stems removed, wiped
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 Cup marinara sauce
  • 1/2 Cup shredded part-skim mozzarella
  • 1/2 Teaspoon dried basil
  • 20 small basil leaves, or chop larger basil leaves into pieces


Step 1

Heat oven to 400 degrees F.

Step 2

Brush the mushrooms with the oil. Place, top side up, on a rack on a baking pan lined with foil (to catch drippings).

Step 3

Bake 10 minutes.

Step 4

Remove from oven. Carefully rearrange mushrooms so that they are top side down. Spoon a teaspoon of sauce into each mushroom. Sprinkle dried basil over sauce. Sprinkle cheese on top.

Step 5

Return to oven and bake 5 more minutes, until cheese is melted. Garnish with basil leaves. Serve immediately.