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Category: Berry Bulletin

CAC launches snacking campaign

As part of on-going efforts to encourage expanded California avocado consumption, the California Avocado Commission launched a new snacking campaign featuring dozens of avocado snack ideas. The program includes retail programs, public relations, social…

Preserved: Strawberry Rhubarb Jam

From Sweets

[Photographs: Emily Teel]

Oh springtime. Thank goodness you’re here. How we’ve needed you. The dusty root vegetables lingering at the farmer’s market have been slowly overshadowed by lush greens, sturdy asparagus and th…

Study to reveal antioxidant properties of Chilean blueberries

A new study will evaluate the nutrional benefits of Chilean blueberries in fresh and processed forms.

Liqueur flavors berry dessert – Tribune-Review

Liqueur flavors berry dessertTribune-ReviewLast-minute desserts can sometimes be challenging — if you aren't buying them, that is. If you want to whip up something Seriously Simple that stands up to dessert lovers' high expectations, try maki…

Strawberry Cream Scone Recipe

A new post from She Wears Many Hats.

This Strawberry Cream Scone Recipe for one is a real winner. I originally planned on topping it with a drizzling of a vanilla icing or something of the sort, but after a bite, or several, I decided that they were just fine naked. They have just enough sweetness to not need anything else. Just enough is always a good thing.

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Easter Chocolate Sabayon With Caramelized Spring Peaches and Berries – AZFamily (blog)

Easter Chocolate Sabayon With Caramelized Spring Peaches and BerriesAZFamily (blog)Toss the peaches with the sugar and sauté in a Teflon pan with butter just until caramelized and warm. Beat the egg yolks and the sugar in a bowl over a pot of simmerin…

In Brief: Easter berries inspired by decorated eggs – GoErie.com

In Brief: Easter berries inspired by decorated eggsGoErie.com… wafers in various colors according to the package directions. Place each color in a zip-lock bag and snip a tiny corner from the bags. Pipe squiggles and dots onto the berries, then gobbl…

Berries and Biscuit Jars combine delightful flavors – The Daily Advertiser

Berries and Biscuit Jars combine delightful flavorsThe Daily AdvertiserCombining sweet berries with chocolate is a weakness of mine — I love the playful disparity of flavors. My kitchen pantry is chock full of exotic chocolates that are rarely seen i…

The Best Delivery Snack Packages in the U.S.

The home-delivery snack box trend has expanded rapidly over the last few years, to the point that you can find just about any kind of specialized box, from gluten-free to Paleo-diet-friendly. But being the snack-obsessive that I am, I was most inter…

Berries are the stars in no-fuss spring desserts – Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarBerries are the stars in no-fuss spring dessertsKansas City StarYou could argue that it's a bit early for the local berry season. True, but the vivid reds, blues and blacks of strawberries, raspberries, blueberries and blackberries …