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Freaky Fruits for Fall

Fall is in the air, which means it’s time for cooler temperatures, colorful leaves, and creepy food treats. Want to confound and befuddle your friends family members – and expand their horizons? Try setting a table with some of these freaky fruits (courtesy of Melissa’s Produce). Can you name them all? Aw, heck, we’ll make it […]

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Black Garlic Pumpkin Hummus

It’s getting closer and closer to October 31 and we just can’t resist making more Halloween-themed food. Our friends over at Frieda’s Specialty Produce sent us a bunch of spooky foods including rambutan and Buddha’s hand citron, but the black garlic was the most mysterious. Why is it black? What does it taste like? And […]

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Spooky Rice Ghosts

After visiting Lundberg Family Farms this weekend, we’ve been inspired to cook with rice. And what better season than Halloween to try cooking with sushi rice, the ultimate shape-able, mold-able rice for making creepy creations? Sushi rice  has a very round, short grain and is very sticky when cooked, which means that you can make […]

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Halloween Candy Overload?

Do you have so much Halloween candy you feel like it’s coming out of your ears? We feel your pain. If you’re looking for something to do with your Halloween candy, short of throwing it all in the trash, we’ve got a few great suggestions for you at our guest post over on Moms LA. […]

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Butternut Squash Donuts

Oh, yes we did! We are celebrating Halloween with a decadent treat that has no food coloring – and no one is complaining. Today’s treat, butternut squash donuts (well, technically butternut squash zeppoli), are light and fluffy with a nice fall flavor. When you take a bite, they’re a nice cheery orange color inside. What’s […]

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Friday Food News Feed: Oct. 29

In case you’ve been trapped under an enormous pumpkin for a few weeks, you probably know that there’s a little holiday coming up called Halloween. And kids eat a lot of not-so-good foods on Halloween. And kids’ nutrition writers are working overtime to come up with all sorts of ways to make the holidays healthier, […]

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