Specialty stores and even regular supermarkets are constantly expanding their exotic or obscure fruit selections. However, there are still plenty of uncommon fruits out there that have yet to be fully introduced to the American food scene. Here are 15 of the best exotic fruits that you may not even know exist! #1 African Horned Cucumber Spiky and yellow on the outside but green and […]
September 28 is National Strawberry Cream Pie Day. Celebrate by enjoying a slice of this delicious dessert. Strawberry cream pie can be made in many different ways. Some recipes use a custard or pudding base with strawberries either folded in or on top. Others are made with cream cheese or whipped cream. Whichever version you prefer, strawberry cream pie is one of the most delicious […]
The delicate, delicious strawberry. So perishable, yet so versatile. Don’t let the cold winter wind deter you from enjoying one of these delicious recipes for strawberry smoothies, ice cream, or salads. The groundhog may have said “More winter,” but National Strawberry Day says that the growing season is just around the corner! We’ve put together a list of 100 of the most popular strawberry recipes […]
October is National Apple Month! National Apple Month is the only national, generic apple promotion in the United States. Originally founded in 1904 as National Apple Week, it was expanded to the entire month of October. National Apple Month´s mission is to increase apple industry sales, and to enhance consumer awareness and usage of apples and apple products.
Although it might look like a simple piece of fruit, there’s a lot more to an apple than meets the eye. Apples are a good source of a variety of vitamins and minerals. Studies have also established an association between apple consumption and numerous health benefits. An apple a day will do a lot more than just keep the doctor away. Apples are so versatile […]
Orange julius is a mixture of orange juice, milk, sugar, ice and vanilla flavoring. Smooth and creamy, this drink is usually served at the mall. Want a trip down memory lane? These wholesome, real-food throwback versions of an orange julius recipe are the perfect way to enjoy the sweet, fresh oranges coming into season. Here are 38 healthy and delicious orange julius recipes that you […]
Pound cake refers to a type of cake traditionally made with a pound of each of four ingredients: flour, butter, eggs, and sugar. The traditional recipe makes a cake much larger than most families can consume, and so the quantity is often changed to suit the size of the cake that is desired. As long as the ratio is preserved, the resulting cake will be […]
Recipe borrowed from Smitten Kitchen Ingredients: 2 mangoes, peeled, pitted and julienned 1 to 1 1/4 pounds Napa cabbage, halved and sliced very thinly 1 red pepper, julienned 1/2 red onion, thinly sliced 6 tablespoons of fresh lime juice, from about two limes 1/4 cup rice vinegar 2 tablespoons oil of your choice 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes, or to taste (or […]