Vegan Recipes Using Oyster Mushrooms

Oyster Mushroom Rockefeller

This recipe was recently featured in Vegetarian Times magazine.  I have never had real oyster rockefeller so I can not say how close to an original it is, but I can say it was delicious. I had trouble finding oyster mushrooms in Lake Charles, finally I found dried ones at Albertson's.  For anyone who tries this recipe 1 oz. dried oyster mushrooms = 4 oz fresh oyster mushrooms.  Soak them in lukewarm water for 30 mins.-1 hour before cooking. I also reduced the recipe a little since it would just be...

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She Crab Soup

Last night we made Vegan "She Crab" soup.  I used to work in a restaurant that served real she crab soup and it always smelled so good to me.  I was excited to try this one.  The soup itself was really easy to make, the problem we had was finding Oyster Mushrooms.  We went to three different stores and could not find any.  So we settled for Shitake Mushrooms thinking they might be similar...

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