Quick Greek Feta Quinoa Stuffed Mushroom Appetizer

Looking for a simple appetizer that has complex flavors but still is easy to make? These Quinoa, Feta, and Spinach Stuffed Mushrooms are sure to hit the spot!

The flavor profile of this appetizer is classically Greek with hints of lemon and dill to complement the tart tangy feta cheese.

These delicious stuffed mushrooms can be made up to 2 days before your party or dinner. Be sure to store them in the fridge beforehand, and when you’re ready, bake them according to the directions for a quick appetizer that won’t keep you from enjoying your guests. Better yet, bring everyone into the kitchen and make them together! Drizzle generously with your favorite balsamic vinegar and olive oil at service for a gourmet flair. Everyone will be begging you to make these for every party!

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Greek Feta and Quinoa Stuffed Mushrooms

½ cup Specialty Grains Organic Grains Quinoa (white, red, or black)
2 Tbsp. Extra Virgin Olive Oil
¼ cup Yellow Onion, minced
1 Tbsp. Garlic, fresh minced
½ cup Baby Spinach, cooked, chopped, and drained
1 cup Feta Cheese Crumbles
¼ cup Cream Cheese
1 ½ tsp. Dill, dry
1 Tbsp. Fresh Parsley, minced
¼ tsp. Fresh ground black pepper
1 Tbsp. Lemon zest
1 lb. (about 20) Large Cremini Mushrooms, cleaned with stems removed


  • Cook quinoa in 1 cup of water over low heat for 20 minutes.
  • While quinoa is cooking, Sauté the onions and garlic in the olive oil until golden brown. Add the spinach and cream cheese until smooth. Remove from the heat.
  • Add 1 cup of cooked quinoa and all remaining ingredients to the spinach mixture. Spoon the mixture evenly between the mushroom caps.
  • Bake 350°F for 20-25 minutes until the mushrooms are golden and tender. Garnish with additional minced fresh parsley.
  • Season with salt and pepper. Serve warm with a drizzle of balsamic vinegar if desired.

Take a look at how it’s done…

hollowed mushrooms for baking
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quinoa stuffed feta mushrooms end result
Dill quinoa feta mushrooms stuffed appetizer

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