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Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta

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I don’t have to remind you there’s a big football game this weekend, do I? And if you’re looking for low-carb Super Bowl food, there are a lot of options here, including Amazing Low-Carb Chili Recipes, Low-Carb Meatballs, and my big collection of 50+ Low-Carb and Gluten-Free Super Bowl Appetizers Recipes. But you can never have too many delicious low-carb appetizers, right? So recently when I saw some perfectly-sized mushrooms at the market I decided to update this recipe for Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta.

This meatless version of stuffed mushrooms with a Greek twist uses mushroom stems, olives, green onions, and Feta cheese for the stuffing, and for the updated version I replaced the bread crumbs with Almond Meal for a low-carb and Keto stuffed mushroom. I got the original recipe from a Greek friend, and we first made these low-carb stuffed mushrooms with Kalamata olives. But the second time we made them we just used a can of regular black olives, for a version for anyone who’s not a Kalamata olive fan! Take your pick on the olives, but if you like stuffed mushrooms I hope you’ll give these tasty low-carb stuffed mushrooms a try!

We cooked the mushrooms in a large cast-iron pan so we could serve them in the pan, but if you don’t have a pan like that just use any baking sheet. And to make this new low-carb version of stuffed mushrooms even easier, we skipped the food processor and just chopped ingredients by hand and then mashed them slightly with an old-fashioned potato masher! Mushrooms do release some water when they cook and almond meal won’t absorb that like breadcrumbs do, so be prepared that you might want to take a paper towel and blot off some liquid before serving the mushrooms. And if you’re not looking for an appetizer or game-day food, I think low-carb stuffed mushrooms would make a delicious summer side dish for grilled meats; enjoy!

Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta found on KalynsKitchen.com

Preheat oven to 450F/230C. Wash mushrooms if needed, pat dry, gently remove stems, and put them stem-side down on the baking sheet or cast iron pan. Bake 5-6 minutes, or just until mushrooms barely start to soften and some water has evaporated. While mushrooms cook, chop the olives, mushroom stems, and green onions, and crumble the Feta. Combine chopped ingredients with the almond meal (or use Almond Flour if that’s what you have), Greek Seasoning, and a drizzle of olive oil. Stir together, then use a potato masher to mash the stuffing ingredients together.

Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta found on KalynsKitchen.com

Remove mushrooms from the oven, turn them over. Use a spoon to stuff the cavity in each mushroom with the filling mixture. (Hold them over the bowl when you stuff so you don’t make a mess on the pan.) Put mushrooms back into the oven and cook until mushrooms are cooked through and stuffing is piping hot, about 8-12 minutes. (Blot the pan with paper towels if there’s excess liquid when you remove them from the oven.)

Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta found on KalynsKitchen.com

Serve hot, and wait for compliments!

More Low-Carb Recipes with Mushrooms and Feta:

Baked Mini Frittatas with Mushrooms, Cottage Cheese, and Feta ~ Kalyn’s Kitchen
Spinach, Mushroom, and Feta Crustless Quiche ~ From Valerie’s Kitchen
Roasted Balsamic Zucchini and Mushrooms with Feta and Thyme ~ Kalyn’s Kitchen
Roasted Green Beans with Feta, Mushrooms, and Tomatoes ~ The Cookie Rookie
Low-Carb Mushroom and Feta Breakfast Casserole ~ Kalyn’s Kitchen
Turkey-Stuffed Zucchini Boats ~ It’s Yummi

Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta

Ingredients:

  • 15 large mushrooms, washed and stems removed
  • 1/2 cup chopped mushroom stems
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions
  • 1/2 cup chopped Kalamata olives or regular black olives
  • 1/2 cup Feta cheese (I would use my favorite feta cheese, see note.)
  • 1 tsp. Greek Seasoning
  • 1/2 cup Almond Meal or Almond Flour (See note for more about these ingredients.)
  • drizzle of olive oil if needed

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 450F/230C. Wash mushrooms, remove stems, spray pan lightly with oil-based non-stick spray or mist with olive oil, and place mushrooms stem-side down on baking sheet or cast-iron pan
  2. Bake mushrooms 5-6 minutes, just long enough to dry out some of the water.
  3. While mushrooms cook, chop the olives, mushroom stems, and green onions, and crumble the Feta. Combine chopped ingredients with the almond meal (or use Almond Flour if that’s what you have), Greek Seasoning, and a drizzle of olive oil.
  4. Stir to combine, then use a potato masher to mash the stuffing ingredients together. If the mixture seems dry, use a couple of drizzles of olive oil to make it stick together.
  5. Fill inside of each mushroom cap with filling, pressing down so it stays in the mushrooms. (If you hold mushrooms over the bowl when you stuff them you can avoid making a mess in the pan.
  6. Bake mushrooms for 8-12 minutes, until mushrooms are hot and slightly browned and cheese is partially melted.
  7. Serve immediately.

Notes:

I would use my favorite feta cheese for this recipe. Read more about Almond Meal or Almond Flour.

The original stuffed mushrooms recipe with breadcrumbs came from a Greek friend; updated to a low-carb version by Kalyn, Jake, and Kara in 2018.

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Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta found on KalynsKitchen.com

Low-Carb Diet / Low-Glycemic Diet / South Beach Diet Suggestions:
Replacing the breadcrumbs in the original recipe with Almond Meal or Almond Flour makes this recipe for Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta suitable for low-carb or low-glycemic diets. Nut flours are phase two for the South Beach Diet, but you’re not eating much of it in a few mushrooms, so I wouldn’t worry about that too much!

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23 comments on “Low-Carb Stuffed Mushrooms with Olives and Feta”

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  2. Thank you for sharing this delicious recipe!

  3. I adore stuffed mushrooms and I love that you use almond flour, because many low carb recipes use coconut flour, which I’m allergic to.

  4. Kimberly, thanks! I definitely think you could prep them earlier in the day and bake later. I wouldn’t do it farther ahead than that though.

  5. Love your site, it’s such a great resource. These look great, and I have a prep question for you. Do you think I could prep the mushrooms up until they are stuffed, cover with foil and bake at a later time, just before the party? Thanks!

  6. How did I miss these? They look fantastic. Love the combination of ingredients. I made stuffed mushrooms (ground lamb and feta) for the first time a few months ago. Can’t believe what I’ve been missing out on all these years! ; )

  7. These look really good. I have never done a stuffed mushroom before. With mushrooms, olives, feta and green onions I don’t think you could possible go wrong.

  8. Simona, I agree. These are some of my favorite flavors!

    Patricia, thanks. Hope she likes it.

    Christine, great idea. Good cooks always have more ideas don’t you think?

    Katie, agreed.

    Kelly, not as salty as you might think since both the feta and the olives are a little salty. I thought Georgette had a good idea to use the salt-free Greek seasoning.

    Nupur, I think stuffed mushrooms could be a recipe category all by themselves!

    Padma, how do describe the flavor of feta? It’s pretty unique. It’s definitely one of my very favorite tastes in the world. It’s slightly salty and a strong flavored cheese, but not quite like any other. Do try it. Get the sheeps milk kind if you can which is a bit more smooth.

  9. Wow thats looks simply superb! and very good for starters…definitely have to try for some party…Lovely photos! My question is how does the feta cheese tastes? I am a bit skeptical about it, never tried …lmk

  10. Oh, wow, that looks like the most tempting appetizer ever! And thanks for all the links to stuffed mushroom recipes…I have not made them for ages. Got to start again.

  11. Oh yum, I love feta and olives. Is it salty?

  12. Olives and Feta – Yum!

  13. These look wonderful Kalyn. I think they would be good as a main course also, using portobellos, salad on the side… My mind does go on!

  14. My friend Valentina is gonna love this recipe, Kalyn – I’m sending her the link right now!

  15. Yummy. No need to say much more.

  16. Meena, thanks. Me too on the love for stuffed mushrooms.

    Pille, still on that Greek theme you see!

    Mary, thanks, and good luck on South Beach.

    Maria, I think you’d like it. Maybe we should make this next time you come for dinner.

    Ronell, thanks. This wouldn’t work for vegans though because of the feta, but I bet you could use soy cheese.

  17. Great blog…wonderful recipes, like this one. These mushrooms look tempting and something everybody will enjoy, vegans as well as meat eaters1
    Ronell

  18. I don’t eat meat so this recipe is perfect! The filling looks very tasty! And what a fun appetizer to take to a party!

  19. I’m so happy to have found you. I an starting South Beach today. Your site is beautiful.

    Mary

  20. I’m with Meena here – stuffed mushrooms are always wonderful, and your Greek-inspired filling is really tempting!

  21. These look so tempting Kalyn! I LOVE stuffed mushrooms, and yours are definitely going on my must-try list. I have a feeling these ‘lil babies will be perfect for my cocktail party next weekend. Thanks a bunch! 🙂

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