Apple Season is here! I love that we have so many different varieties to choose from. Each one has a unique look, taste and texture. You may have a favorite or you may just like them all. My personal favorites are crisp with at least a little bit of tartness. Have you tried Melissa’s Organic […]
Have you ever tried a Green Dragon Apple? Thank you, Melissa’s Produce for introducing me to this uniquely delicious fruit! Green Dragons are a hybrid that is grown in the US in Hood River, Oregon. The apples made their first appearance in Japan in about 1920. They are a cross between a Japanese Orin (“The […]
It’s great to be able to extend the life of fresh fruit and veggies, so I was happy to learn how easy it is to vacuum seal potatoes.
This salad is quick and easy to make. It looks pretty and tastes great. I used mild Hatch Chile powder in mine, but those of you who aren’t wimpy like me may prefer using hot. Either way, the Hatch flavor goes well with the vegetables. Heirloom Tomato Salad Ingredients: 1 lb Baby Cucumbers, sliced 10 […]
I love finding new produce at the market as the seasons change. There sure are a lot more choices now than when I was growing up. Here are some fun produce items that you may not have seen or eaten before: 1) Sweet Kapia Peppers – similar to a red bell pepper, but the shape […]