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Mushroom Egg Salad

This is egg salad like you’ve probably never had it before. This classic American comfort food gets a face lift with the addition of crispy sautéed mushrooms and shallots.

Yield: 2 Sandwiches

Prep Time 10 minutes

Cook Time 10 minutes


2 tablespoons olive oil
4 ounces baby portabellas or crimini mushrooms, chopped
1/2 shallot – minced
kosher salt/pepper
6 hardboiled eggs – peeled and sliced
1/4 cup mayonnaise
2 Ciabatta rolls – toasted


Into a small sauté pan heat oil over medium heat. Add mushrooms and shallots and cook until softened and browned. Season with salt and pepper. Set aside to cool.

Into a medium bowl add: eggs, mayonnaise. Season with salt and pepper. Using a fork press down with tines until eggs are crushed to desired size.

Add mushroom mixture. Stir to combine. Check for seasoning, adjust if necessary. If you like additional mayonnaise, add to taste.

Divide egg salad between Ciabatta rolls.