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With summer right around the corner, we are always on the lookout for new cocktails to add to our arsenal of summer entertaining. This whisky peach cocktail is simple and quick, and its versatility makes …
New Seasons Market
Three families and 50 friends founded New Seasons Market with a mission to build a community both inside and outside of their stores. We love working with this fun, friendly, and dedicated local company. Now …
Doughnuts are the best morning breakfast treat. And while store bought doughnuts may be great, these homemade Vanilla Huckleberry doughnuts are even better.
Chicken Wings 3 Ways!
Chicken wings are a long time favorite for appetizers, dinners, and parties! And although I enjoy the traditional method with buffalo hot sauce and blue cheese, there are so many great alternatives. Whether you like …
Strawberry Pinot Noir Heart Cookies
The savory blend of juicy strawberries and pinot noir pairs well with the vanilla in the sugar cookie, and makes for a delicious treat. These heart shaped cookies make the perfect Valentine’s Day dessert, or package them for an easy gift, sure to please.
Another Wonderful Fancy Food Show
Recently we left the cold, grey weather of an Oregonian winter for the unseasonably sunny and warm skies of San Francisco, as it was once again time for the famous Winter Fancy Food Show. Held …
Meatballs with Marionberry-Orange Glaze & Pureed Parsnips
Combining ground pork and turkey with breadcrumbs and parsley create a flavorful and moist meatball. Now take these meatballs and top them with a sweet and citrusy marionberry glaze served over pureed parsnips. This is a dinner that everyone will enjoy. This meal can easily be made ahead and reheated when ready to serve. Or, skip the pureed parsnips and serve the glazed meatballs as an appetizer.
Marionberries , like all blackberries, are rich in antioxidants, especially Vitamin C, gallic acid, and rutin. They also provide an excellent source of anthocyanins and ellagic acid, and a range of health benefits. Fresh marionberries are available Mid-July through Mid-August, and are popular ingredients for pies, ice creams, jams and jellies.
Oregon Grower’s Pistachio & Red Raspberry Jam Blondies
This recipe is quick and easy but packed with flavor and texture. The red raspberry jam is the secret; it brings the perfect amount of fruity sweetness. The pistachios add a nice crunch as well as a salty contrast to this updated recipe.