You can find Kevin Rodericks and his mushrooms at the Redding Saturday farmers’ market until November, the Mount Shasta market through October, and occasionally at the Dunsmuir market throughout its season. Contact him at

Here’s a simple recipe Kevin gives customers.


Course: Side Dish
Keyword: mushroom
Author: Kevin Rodericks


  • 6 to 8 ounces oyster mushrooms
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil or a little less butter
  • 3 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 medium shallot minced
  • 3 tablespoons sweet white wine optional
  • A couple large pinches of your favorite fresh herbs basil, parsley, thyme, etc.
  • Kosher salt to taste


  • Heat oil or butter in pan or skillet on medium. Put in garlic and shallots, stirring and browning them a bit. Add chopped or torn mushrooms. Cook lightly until water starts coming out. Add wine and let some of the alcohol cook out. Add fresh herbs and kosher salt to taste. Turn off heat.