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iced purple sweet potato cookies

Iced Purple Sweet Potato Cookies

This week thought we’d take a little break from the avalanche of red and green cookies to try out a festive little cookie that’s…purple. Yes, purple. These Iced Purple Sweet Potato Cookies are made with Stokes Purple Sweet Potatoes from Frieda’s Produce, and they’re frosted with icing that’s tinted purple with just a few drops […]

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Foodie Gift Baskets for the Holidays

You want to give great holiday gifts – something your loved ones will use and enjoy, and something that won’t fall into the wait-in-line-to-return-on-December-26 category. Why not consider a beautiful foodie gift basket that they can enjoy eating now, and continue to use the kitchen tools throughout the year? Melissa’s Produce has some amazing baskets […]

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swedish potato casserole

Potato Flakes And Swedish Potato Casserole

While visiting Idaho potato country for the potato harvest, one of the most fascinating stops was the Idahoan dehydration plant. We watched the potatoes get peeled, cooked, mashed – and then this is the best part – rolled out on massive dryers that turned the potatoes into massive, paper-thin sheets. From there the sheets were […]

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Dragon Shakes for Halloween

Want to serve a creep-tastic drink for your Halloween festivities? We’ve got you covered, with this purple Dragon Shake, covered in mint “moss.” We started with magenta dragonfruit from Melissa’s Produce and finished with mint-flavored Mini Herb Crystals from Fresh Origins Micro Greens (basically mint-flavored sugar crystals). Add some vanilla ice cream and you’re ready […]

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purple chips

Purple Sweet Potato Chips

With fall rolling around, we’re ready to start thinking about foods in deep, rich autumn hues…such as the purple in these beautiful Stokes Purple sweet potatoes from Frieda’s Produce. We wanted to make a snack for the kids that would highlight this amazing purple color, but the snack had to be kid-friendly. The result? Purple […]

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quince tart

Quince Tart for #CutcoFallHarvest

Have you ever tried a quince? This round yellow pear-like fall fruit has a wonderful and delicate flavor, but if you try to cut into it or eat it in its raw state you’ll notice that it’s a little bit…woody. Maybe chalky. Either way, not the tastiest fruit you’ll ever eat off the tree. Happily, […]

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