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Fruit Leather, 5/30/14

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    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-07-31 16:44:18 GMT
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    Peter BraveBrave New RestaurantIngredients· 1 cup cubed watermelon· 3 tbsp crumbled goat cheese· 1 tsp julienned mint· 2 tbsp micro greens· 1 tbsp minted vinaigrette· 1 tsp toasted pine nuts· Salt pepper to tasteVinaigrette ingredients· 1 tbsp Dijon mustard· 3 tbsp white balsamic vinegar· 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil· 1 tbsp Crème de Menthe liqueur· 1 tbsp honey· Salt pepper to tasteVinaigrette Preparation1. Combine all ingredients except olive oil2. Whisk in the olive oil slowly3. Adjust...More >>
  • Edamame-Chicken Stir-Fry over Brown Rice, 7/29/14

    Edamame-Chicken Stir-Fry over Brown Rice, 7/29/14

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:00:36 GMT
    Keith Cleek Leigh Bullington2014 Arkansas Rice ExpoIngredients8 ounces of skinless, boneless chicken breast3 tablespoons of bottled hoisin sauce1 tablespoon of rice vinegar1 tablespoon of reduced-sodium soy sauce1/4 teaspoon of crushed red pepper3 teaspoons of olive oil or canola oil2 teaspoons of grated fresh ginger1 cup of bias-sliced carrots (2 medium)2 cups of broccoli florets1 cup of ready-to-eat fresh or frozen, thawed, shelled sweet soybeans (edamame)2 cups of cooked whole grain brown...More >>
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  • Gluten Free, Reduced Carbohydrate Chocolate Cobbler, 7/24/14

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    Monday, July 28 2014 3:41 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:41:01 GMT
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2 cups fresh fruit (cleaned, pitted, peeled, etc.)
¼ cup apple sauce (optional- will help with texture)
Honey to taste
Juice of half a lemon
A light vegetable oil, such as pecan oil


Tools- Blender, sheet pan, parchment paper, pastry brush for oil
1) puree fruit in blender
2) Add honey and lemon, adjust for taste
3) line baking sheet with parchment paper, brush lightly with oil
4) pour fruit to 1/8 inch thickness

There are many ways to dry fruit leather. Drying times depend on humidity and ambient temperature.

- 200F oven for 4-6 hours.
-a food dehydrator
-the “hot car” method- south-facing in the back of a car window on a hot day
-outside in the sun. you may want to tent for bugs.
-in a garden cold frame
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  • Orange-Blueberry Muffins, 7/11/14

    Orange-Blueberry Muffins, 7/11/14

    Monday, July 14 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-07-14 15:40:39 GMT
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  • Firecracker Hummus (Vegan, Gluten-Free), 7/1/14

    Firecracker Hummus (Vegan, Gluten-Free), 7/1/14

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-07-01 12:00:20 GMT
    Elizabeth Finch Ingredients: 1 15-ounce can organic garbanzo beans, rinsed and drained 2 large cloves garlic, crushed with the flat side of a chef’s knife 2 tablespoons tahini 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup water 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1 tablespoon gluten-free, vegan sriracha sauce, plus more for garnish Chopped tomatoes, cilantro and green onions for garnish Directions: Add the crushed garlic and the garbanzo beans to the bowl of a food processor, and...More >>
    Elizabeth Finch Ingredients: 1 15-ounce can organic garbanzo beans, rinsed and drained 2 large cloves garlic, crushed with the flat side of a chef’s knife 2 tablespoons tahini 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup water 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1 tablespoon gluten-free, vegan sriracha sauce, plus more for garnish Chopped tomatoes, cilantro and green onions for garnish Directions: Add the crushed garlic and the garbanzo beans to the bowl of a food processor, and...More >>
  • Kid’s Healthy Summer Snacks: Afternoon Delights

    Kid’s Healthy Summer Snacks: Afternoon Delights

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-06-25 14:13:24 GMT
    Michael LanariCream cheeseStrawberry preservesGraham crackersFresh strawberriesWhisk together 2 tablespoons softened light cream cheese or Neufchatel cheese and 1 teaspoon strawberry or raspberry preserves. Spread the mixture on graham crackers and top with fresh strawberry slices or fresh raspberries.More >>
    Michael LanariCream cheeseStrawberry preservesGraham crackersFresh strawberriesWhisk together 2 tablespoons softened light cream cheese or Neufchatel cheese and 1 teaspoon strawberry or raspberry preserves. Spread the mixture on graham crackers and top with fresh strawberry slices or fresh raspberries.More >>