Once the field mushrooms
are nicely cooked through place the mixture on top of the upturned mushrooms then add a generous slice of blue cheese of your choice.
The Fountain Inn specialities were roast cod loin on a bed of chorizo, white beans and spinach in a goat's cheese emulsion, slow roast belly pork and crispy crackling served with wholegrain mustard mash and a selection of seasonal vegetables, confit of beef shoulder with baby onions and a red wine jus and a 12oz ribeye steak with chips, tomato and field mushrooms
Poppy decided on Tiger king prawns, preferring garlic butter over the alternative accompaniment of Thai red curry (pounds 8), while I had field mushrooms
with rocket and parmesan (pounds 4).
Wild field mushrooms
are picked in the summer to make a legendary mushroom stroganoff.
Examples include the field mushrooms
, the inky caps (so-called because they turn into a black, inky-like substance when they decompose), oyster mushrooms (Pleurotus ostreatus, so-called because they taste remarkably similar to cooked oysters), fairy ring mushrooms (Marasmius oreades, which always grow in circles), chanterelles, boletes (especially the giant bolete, Boletus edulis, which tastes like eggplant when cooked), puffballs, morels and chicken of the woods (Laetiporus sulphureus, which really does taste like chicken).
It was just regular field mushrooms
marinated in lemon and lime juice, and this recipe builds on the simple formula.
I ordered the 9oz rib eye steak extra matured British beef, which was served with roasted tomato, pan fried field mushrooms
, homemade battered onion rings, and homemade chips.
Ever the steak lover, he chose ribeye with roast cherry tomatoes, field mushrooms
and chunky chips (PS22.
Two rashers of bacon, two Cumberland sausages, black pudding, two eggs, field mushrooms
, plum tomatoes, toast and butter for PS5.
I have to admit, if you have the energy to drag yourself out of bed early, heading off into the countryside on an autumn morning in search of field mushrooms
is one of life's pleasures.
5 tbsp butter Two sausages Three rashers of bacon Two tomatoes A handful of button or 2 field mushrooms
2 eggs 2 slices of white bread 4 tbsp vegetable oil 1 In a small saucepan, melt 1 tbsp of butter and put your tomatoes into cook on a low heat.
My starter was an altogether bolder dish - a confident, knockabout combination of zingy mackerel with enoki mushrooms, field mushrooms
(I think) that had been marinated in soy sauce, a smear of restrained wasabi, tiny mizuna leaves and a few pearls of oh-so-fishy caviar.
Aubergine Wellington Created by Heather Glinister, chef at The Wro Ingredients 4 large field mushrooms
1 small onion finely diced 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 oz butter 100gm fresh spinach 2oz goats cheese 1 packet frozen puff pastry 1 egg Salt and pepper Method 1.
Other dishes include pasta with tomato, basil and fresh chilli, mushroom carbonara, chicken Caesar salad, homemade fishcakes and stuffed field mushrooms
filled with feta cheese, toasted pine nuts and raisins.
Then my grilled flat field mushrooms
with a herb crumb and tomato and basil dressing (pounds 4.