So you think you’re an expert on The Blend™? We’re here to put that knowledge to the test. Take our quiz below to find out if you’re a true Blenditarian®!
How many steps does The Blend require?
A. Two steps
B. Three steps
C. Five steps
B, The Blend can be done in just three easy steps!
In case you need a refresher, here’s how:
- CHOP your favorite mushroom variety to match the consistency of ground meat. Pro tip: Use a food processor to speed up the process.
- BLEND chopped mushrooms with ground meat.
- COOK your mushroom-meat blend to complete the recipe.
TRUE OR FALSE: Only crimini mushrooms can be used in The Blend.
Crimini mushrooms are a classic variety to use in The Blend but any fresh, cultivated mushroom variety can be used. Even better, you can customize The Blend to use as many mushrooms as you’d like. For inspo, this Chili Maple Brunch Burger is a blend of ground pork sausage, lean ground turkey, oyster, shiitake and crimini mushrooms. Can you say delicious?!
What’s one benefit of The Blend?
A. Enhanced umami flavor
B. Added nutrition
C. Extended portion sizes
D. All of the above
D, all of the above.
Adding finely chopped mushrooms to ground meat using The Blend is an easy way to boost the flavor and nutritional benefits, all while saving money and extending portion sizes. Win, win!
TRUE OR FALSE: The Blend is limited to burgers.
While burgers are made better with The Blend, other recipes can be a part of the action, too! 🙌 Any recipe made with ground meat or ground meat alternative can be blended. From breakfast to dinner or Italian to Asian cuisine, there are no rules to when and how you blend.
Get inspired to try a new blended recipe!
This version of lasagna swaps noodles for tortillas for a Mexican-inspired dish that’s perfect for busy weeknights.
Chili Loaded Baked Potatoes
The Blend meets two comfort food classics in this Chili Loaded Baked Potato recipe. Tip: Set up a selection of toppings for family members to easily customize their baked potatoes to their liking.
Cheesy Beef Skillet
This Cheesy Beef Skillet is a one-pot dish that only takes 25 minutes to get on the table. Did we mention it’s a delicious way to sneak in some extra veggies for the kids? Now that’s a winning recipe in our book!
Find more recipes on blenditarian.com!