Blog Archives for tag dried fruit

‘Brisket with Apricots & Prunes’

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again…any dish that has to braise for a few hours is always… Continue reading »

‘Ricotta & Orange Blossom-Stuffed Dates’

Medjool dates are nature’s version of candy.  Super sweet and versatile, I keep dried dates in my fridge for a… Continue reading »

Dried Fruit & Ricotta Bread Puddings

Further proof that you should never through away that leftover loaf of day-old bread!  This sumptuous bread pudding is studded… Continue reading »

Arugula & Fennel Salad with Figs, Golden Raisins & Pine Nuts

The ripe figs I am beginning to see in the markets this time of year are the Brown Turkey variety…. Continue reading »

Matcha Granola

My favorite store-bought granola to snack on at breakfast is the Mona’s brand (it is crunchy, flavorful and just sweet… Continue reading »

Shredded Kale Salad with Marcona Almonds & Golden Raisins

Ahhh….another creation inspired by the veggie garden.  A simple shredded kale salad that is packed with nutrients, packed with flavor, and… Continue reading »

Wild Rice Salad with Dandelion Greens, Dates & Sunflower Seeds

I love the nutty flavor and natural bite of toasted wild rice.  It is a nice add-in for a healthy… Continue reading »

Broccolini with Marcona Almonds & Dried Currants

 I love broccolini, or baby broccoli, because it has the element of both broccoli spears and asparagus.  With their florets… Continue reading »

‘Moroccan-Style Stuffed Acorn Squashes’

 I love this time of year when Fall is approaching and as you meander through your local farmer’s market or… Continue reading »

Panettone French Toast

A true Holiday breakfast treat.  Panettone is an Italian Christmas bread—a rich, eggy bread filled with pieces of sweet dried… Continue reading »