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Balsamic Marinated Portobello Salad

1 hour 10 mins Difficulty:
Categories: Salads Vegetarian

Servings: 2
Prep time: 1 hour
Total time: 1 hour 10 minutes


  • 2 Large Portobello cap, stems removed 4 cups of Local Asian mix salad
  • 4 tablespoons aged balsamic
  • ¼ salt
  • ¼ teaspoon minced garlic
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • ½ teaspoon minced oregano
  • ¼ cup sliced dried figs
  • ¼ cup soft goat cheese
  • ¼ cup toasted pecans
  • ¼ cup pesto and olive oil
  • Garnish with some vine ripe cherry tomatoes


In a large bowl mix together the garlic, salt, balsamic, honey, and oregano, then pour the mixture over the mushroom caps. Let this soak in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour.

After the mushrooms are marinated, place a pan over medium heat until hot. Cook each side of the mushrooms for 4-5 minutes until caramelized. Remove form the pan and set on a cutting board.

Add the rest of the marinade into the pan and cook for 2 to 3 minutes until boiling. Toss the Asian mix with the olive oil/pesto and place on a plate. Sprinkle the figs, nuts and goat cheese over the lettuce.

Drizzle the plate with the reduced marinade; slice the mushrooms thin and place on top of the salad. Serve and enjoy.