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Mushroom and Cheese Strata Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Pat Gross
Added: Monday, February 7, 2011

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 onion-chopped, 1 clove garlic-minced, 2 tbsp butter, 4 cups sliced mushrooms(assorted), 1/2 cup shredded mozzarrella cheese, 1/4 cup shredded fontina cheese, 2 tbsp fresh assorted herbs(basil, parsley, oregano), 5 cups French or Italian bread cubes, 2 oz of prosciutto or Canadian bacon, chopped, 4 beaten eggs, 1 14 cups milk, 1/2 cup sour cream, 1 tbsp Dijon mustard, 1/8 tsp pepper.

Directions:
Directions:
Cook onion and garlic in large skillet over med heat for two minutes. Add mushrooms and cook another 3 minutes till tender. Remove from heat. In a small bowl, combine mozzarella, fontina and herbs. Place 1/2 of the bread cubes in a buttered 2 qt baking dish. Top with mushroom mixture, cheese mixture, and prociutto or bacon. Then top with remaing bread cubes. In a mixing bowl, combine beaten eggs, milk, sour cream, mustard, and pepper. Pour over the layers in baking dish. Cover and chill for 2-24 hours. Bake uncovered in a 325 oven for 55 to 60 minutes. ( till a knife inserted comes out clean). Let stand ten minutes. Cut into squares to serve.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Great for overnight guests...make the day before.

 

 

 

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