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Media Placements – 04/12/2021

April 12, 2021

Mushrooms in the News: 04-12-2021

The Mushroom Council’s “Deliciously easy sustainable eating” syndicated article has been released for distribution and has been published by outlets, including Houston Chronicle, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Chicago Daily Herald.

Padma Lakshmi, host and judge of Top Chef, appeared on the TODAY show to promote the new season of the popular television show. She demonstrated her Mushroom and Cheese Flautas from her cookbook “Tangy Tart Hot & Sweet” during her appearance.

Omaha World Herald shared a go-to guide on popular mushroom varieties, offering insight on each variety’s flavor profile and how to incorporate them into your cooking.

Relish Magazine featured a copy-cat recipe for P.F. Chang’s Asian Lettuce Wraps on the cover of their April issue. The recipe is made with a blend of chopped mushrooms and ground turkey or chicken.

The Council’s upcoming promotions for Earth Month were shared by the trades, including The Packer, FreshPlaza and Produce Blue Book.





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