Posted by: hearttohearthcookery | March 23, 2012

And Gill them Too


Gilling Mushrooms

The mushrooms for the Mushroom Patties, not only needed to be peeled but gilled as well.  In the picture, I am scraping out the Gills with a spoon.  The gills of a mushroom maximize the surface area on which mushroom spores are produced and hold up the cap but the gills can also discolor a receipt (recipe).  Visit my website at: 


  1. I did not know that about the gills!!!! Interesting!

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