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Crimini mushrooms are actually immature Portobello mushrooms caught just in time. They have the same meaty flavor as the Portobello, but they're easier to cook. Crimini mushrooms must be caught at just the right moment. If left to grow another 48 to 72 hours, they will almost quadruple in size to become adult Portobello mushrooms. Talk about a growth spurt!

  1. 1. How long does it take for a crimini to quadruple in size?
    1. a. 24 hours
    2. b. 12 hours
    3. c. 48 or more hours
  2. 2. How hard to cook are crimini mushrooms?
    1. a. Moderately hard
    2. b. Easy
    3. c. Very hard
  3. 3. What kind of mushrooms are crimini?
    1. a. Shitake
    2. b. Portobello
    3. c. White mushrooms