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Stuffed Portobello Mushroom Burger

Portobello Burger

Recipe adapted from Red Gold Tomatoes. For more information, visit


4 portobello mushroom caps, stem and gills removed
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon prepared basil pesto
Salt and black pepper to taste
1 yellow bell pepper, diced
1 (14.5 ounce) can Red Gold® Petite Diced Tomatoes With Garlic & Olive Oil, drained
4 cups fresh spinach, chopped
4 slices provolone cheese
4 buns, whole wheat


Set EGG for direct cooking at 400°F/204°C.

Combine olive oil pesto, salt & black pepper in a small bowl.  Brush each mushroom cap with the oil mixture.

Grill mushroom caps, rounded side up, for about 4 minutes.  While cooking combine bell pepper, ⅔of the Red Gold Tomatoes and spinach in a mixing bowl.  Turn mushrooms over and fill with tomato mixture.  Cover and grill for 3 more minutes.  Place piece of cheese on each mushroom, covering tomatoes, and grill 1 to 2 minutes or until cheese is melted.

Place on a whole wheat bun that has been spread with Garlic Aioli.

Garlic Aioli recipe: mix ¼ cup low fat mayonnaise with remaining 1/3 of the Red Gold Tomatoes.

Makes 4 servings