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Portobello Mushroom Burger

Portobello Mushroom Burger

Portobello Mushroom Burger

This Portobello Mushroom Burger is based on creating a wonderful summer vegetarian variation for your barbecue.
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 14 minutes
Total Time: 44 minutes
Course: Main Course, Main Dish, Vegetarian
Cuisine: American, Canadian
Keyword: burger, mushroom, portobello mushroom, vegetarian
Servings: 4 people


  • 4 Portebello Mushrooms
  • 1 vine-ripened tomato, sliced
  • 4 lettuce leafs
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 slices provolone cheese
  • 4 leaves fresh basil
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp sambal olek


  • Clean Portobello mushroom cups by removing the stems and place in a shallow dish container.
  • Whisk together in a separate bowl, the balsamic vinegar, olive oil, shredded basil leaves, garlic, oregano, salt and pepper. Pour over the mushrooms and let it marinate at room temperature for 15 or 20 minutes.
  • Preheat the barbecue at medium high heat, place the mushroom on the grill reserving the balsamic marination for basting.
  • Grill the Portobello for 5 minutes on each side by consistently basting with a brush with the marination.
  • Top the mushroom with provolone cheese slices and let it melt for 2 minutes.
  • Remove the melted Portobello provolone burger from the grill and set aside.
  • Drizzle the burger buns with remaining Balsamic marination and warm on the grill for two minutes on each side in order to obtain a nice season toasty bun.
  • In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise and sambal together and set aside.
  • Serve the mushroom burger on the toasted bun, dress with sliced tomatoes, lettuce and the spicy mayo.



Summer vegetarian barbecue option. 
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