Cajun-Seared Portobello Fillets with Avocado Cream
Recipe courtesy of Tal Ronnen
June 03, 2008
If you're following The 21-Day Cleanse,
Tal recommends this dish for dinner with a spring asparagus soup.
Servings: Serves 7
- 7 portobello mushrooms , cleaned
- Extra-virgin olive oil to cover
- 12 garlic cloves
- 1 1/2 Tbsp. smoked paprika
- 1 Tbsp. paprika
- 2 Tbsp. Celtic sea salt
- 2 Tbsp. garlic powder
- 1 Tbsp. onion powder
- 1 Tbsp. black pepper
- 1 Tbsp. cayenne pepper
- 1 Tbsp. dried oregano leaves
- 1 Tbsp. dried thyme
- 2 ripe avocados , peeled and pitted
- 1/4 cup vegan mayonnaise (try Vegenaise)
- Juice of 2 limes
- Salt and pepper to taste
To make the Portobello Fillets: Place the mushrooms in a hotel pan or large metal roasting pan. Cover with olive oil and add the garlic cloves.
Poach in the oven at 170° for 3 hours. Meanwhile, combine the remaining ingredients in a dish to make the Cajun rub.
Remove the mushrooms from the oven. Remove from the oil and pat dry. Slice on a bias into 1/4-inch fillets. Rub the Cajun rub into the fillets and grill until heated through.
To make the Avocado Cream: Combine all the ingredients in a blender until smooth.
To assemble: Garnish the Portobello Fillets with the Avocado Cream and serve.
Printed from Oprah.com on December 8, 2013
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