Monthly Archives: May 2012
|May 28, 2012||Posted by Sarah under Produce, Recipes|
We haven’t shared many tropical fruit recipes so here’s a good one! Guava-Gin Runner Yield Ingredients 3 or 4 ice cubes 2-3 ounces gin 1 ounce fresh Florida guava nectar 1 ounce fresh pineapple juice Preparation Put the ice cubes in an old-fashioned glass, add the rest of the ingredients, and stir gently. continue reading
|May 27, 2012||Posted by Sarah under Cooking, Produce, Recipes|
Today’s recipe is a very unique way to enjoy Florida watermelon! Open Face Watermelon Sandwiches Yield 4 Servings Ingredients 1/4 medium-sized Florida watermelon, seeds and rind removed 1 handful fresh Florida mint leaves, chopped 8 ounces goat cheese 1/2 loaf of your favorite crusty bread, sliced thin Olive oil Kosher salt and fresh ground pepper […] continue reading
|May 26, 2012||Posted by Sarah under Cooking, Produce, Recipes, Wine|
Calling all dessert fanatics – this recipe is for you! Today’s recipe is a pound cake topped with fresh berries and sabayon. If you are unfamiliar with sabayon, it is a common European dessert that is like a light custard made with wine. It would be a fantastic dessert to make this weekend because you […] continue reading
|May 25, 2012||Posted by Sarah under Cooking, Produce, Recipes|
I don’t think I’ve tried today’s “recipe of the day” yet. Hmm, I know what’s for dinner tonight! Nothin’ like fresh zucchini and cheese… Florida Zucchini and Parmesan Skillet Yield Ingredients 1 lb medium Florida zucchini 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 Florida garlic clove, minced 2 tablespoons fresh Florida basil, chopped 1/2 cup grated parmesan […] continue reading
|May 24, 2012||Posted by Kristopher under Agriculture, FAPC, Healthy Eating, In Stores, Produce|
The latest rendition of “Fresh From Florida” produce in stores and on sale this week: Albertson’s Baby Carrots 1 lb bags 2/$3 Eggplant 2/$3 Yellow Squash 10lbs/$10 Zucchini 10lbs/$10 Bravo Cabbage $0.29/lb Plum Tomatoes $0.79/lb Harvey’s Athena Cantaloupes 2/$4 Green Boiling Peanuts $1.99/lb Sweet Corn Yellow or White 6/$1.99 Watermelons $5.99 each Watermelon Slices $0.69/lb […] continue reading
|May 24, 2012||Posted by Mindy under Cooking, Recipes, Seafood|
Looking for a way to add some “Bite” to your Memorial Day celebrations? Why not surprise your family and friends with some Fresh Florida Alligator! Alligator meat has a fine, light-grained texture that is comparable to pork and chicken. You can fry it, grill it, smother it or stuff it! Alligator meat is sold frozen or fresh […] continue reading
|May 24, 2012||Posted by Sarah under Cooking, Produce, Recipes|
Today’s recipe is quick, easy and perfect for kids. I bet it would taste great frozen into popsicle molds! Citrus Dream Milkshake Yield 4 Servings Ingredients 1/2 ounce natural Florida sugar 4 ounces Florida grapefruit juice 4 ounces Florida orange juice 2 drops natural vanilla extract 4 ounces low-fat milk Preparation Pour the orange juice, grapefruit […] continue reading
Today’s recipe is quick, easy and perfect for kids. I bet it would taste great frozen into popsicle molds!
Yield 4 Servings
- 1/2 ounce natural Florida sugar
- 4 ounces Florida grapefruit juice
- 4 ounces Florida orange juice
- 2 drops natural vanilla extract
- 4 ounces low-fat milk
Pour the orange juice, grapefruit juice, milk, sugar and vanilla extract into a blender with 2 ounces (approximately 4 cups) of ice. Blend until smooth. Pour into a glass, add a straw and serve. Garnish with sliced fruit.
One serving contains the following: Calories 53; Total Fat 1g; Cholesterol 2mg; Sodium 17mg; Total Carbohydrates 11g; Protein 1g.