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Hack the SONIC Slinger!

The SONIC Slinger Hack is Here Blenditarians, have you heard? SONIC®’s all-new Signature Slinger is the first mushroom-blended burger served at a national fast food chain, and we’re here to help you HACK the Slinger. Available for a limited time, SONIC®’s Slinger blends finely chopped mushrooms, 100% pure beef and seasonings to create a juicy, […]

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March Blenditarian Challenge: Family Favorites

Join the March Blenditarian Challenge: cook up a “family favorite” dish and include The Blend for a chance to win $250 this month! BONUS: Each of your monthly entries will also be entered to win the Annual Grand Prize: $2,500 for you + $2,500 to a local food bank of your choice! Everyone has that […]

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We Love The Blend Because…

February is about celebrating the people and things you love, and it’s no secret that we blenditarians love The Blend. The Blend makes our meals more delicious, nutritious and sustainable – and it’s as easy as chop, blend, cook. There are endless reasons to love The Blend – but don’t just take our word for […]

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February Blenditarian Challenge: Date Night Done Right

This month we’re planning the perfect date night – and it involves mushrooms, meat and a whole lotta love. Join this month’s challenge for a chance to win $250 (5 winners total)! BONUS: Each of your monthly entries will also be entered to win the Annual Grand Prize: $2,500 for you + $2,500 to a […]

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January Blenditarian Challenge: Healthy Classics

Happy New Year! Did you resolve to eat healthier in the year ahead? You’re in luck because you can eat healthier without giving up your favorite foods by becoming a blenditarian. Classics are classic for a reason – everyone loves them! Tacos, burgers, meatloaves – all can be made healthier by swapping out a portion […]

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This Football Season, Join Team #Blenditarian to Win

As you cheer on your favorite teams this football season, join another winning team: Team #Blenditarian! Team #Blenditarian believes that the mighty mushroom has meaty powers to make meals more delicious, nutritious and sustainable. Whether it’s for your health, the planet or you just love the flavor that the blend adds, pledge now to do […]

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Mushroom Council Served Up Hundreds of Blended Burgers at Sturgis

Mushroom Council Served 400 Blended Burgers at Sturgis Rally The Mushroom Council took on a new frontier of burger lovers last week when it served The Blend to hundreds of bikers attending the 77th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota. “It’s the best burger I’ve had all week,” was the familiar refrain offered up by bikers […]

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Reasor’s Retail RD Discusses The Blend and Shares Winning Blended Burger Recipe

Reasor’s Retail RD Discusses The Blend We chatted with Heather Steele, a retail dietitian at Reasor’s (an Oklahoma-based grocery store chain) and the winner of the Mushroom Council’s Retail RD Blenditarian Recipe Contest, about her thoughts on The Blend. Heather won top prize in the recipe contest for her Chicken Parm Blended Burger, which combines […]

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One Blend, Four Dinners: Back-to-School Meals Made Simple

The Blend makes back-to-school meals easy. Homework, car pool, soccer practice – school is back in session and fall schedules are hectic! Every second counts when it comes to finding the time to make healthy family dinners. The Blend, or the act of blending finely chopped mushrooms into ground meat, can be an easy-prep, versatile […]

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Aramark Dietitian Dishes on Why She Chooses The Blend

We are excited to have Christa Jacobs, a registered dietitian nutritionist for Aramark, share her thoughts on The Blend, including the nutritional benefits and her advice for blending mushrooms with meat. What are some of the nutritional benefits of mushrooms? Christa Jacobs: Mushrooms, while low in carbs and fat, are high in many essential nutrients. […]

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