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Lucy™ Apple Pumpkin Cornbread


Created by: Meg Raines Yield: 8- 10 servings All the flavors of fall come together in this Apple Pumpkin Cornbread. And, we topped it off with slices of our lovely Lucy™Glo and Lucy™Rose apples to add a festive color. We whipped up some sage honey butter to slather on it, which is optional, of course, but worth the effort. Eat a hunk of this cornbread alongside a hearty soup, like our Creamy SugarBee® Butternut Soup, or  with a cup of tea for breakfast. INGREDIENTS  Cornbread 1 cup cornmeal  1 cup all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon  Pinch of [...]

Lucy™ Apple Pumpkin Cornbread2020-10-28T23:10:48+00:00

Dutch Apple Pie


Created by: Meg Raines Yield: 8- 10 servings Is there anything better than apple pie, you ask? We say yes! Apple pie with crunchy, buttery streusel on top, might actually be better. But we didn’t stop there; for this Dutch Apple Pie Recipe we combine the gorgeous Lucy™Glo and Lucy™Rose apples with our SugarBee® apples to produce the ultimate flavor mash-up of sweet and tart. This recipe will win a place of honor on our holiday table this year. INGREDIENTS  For the Pie Prepared pie dough for a single crust, store bought or homemade (click here for our classic pie dough recipe) [...]

Dutch Apple Pie2020-10-28T23:18:02+00:00

Tips for a Healthy Halloween at Home


This year the kids may not be able to do their usual trick-or-treating rounds in the neighborhood, but that doesn’t mean they can’t have a scary good time at home! Take advantage of your time together to create a fun and healthy Halloween party that will delight and engage the whole family. We put together some tips on what to make and how to add some spooky fun to the party without breaking the bank. Happy Halloween! Healthy Snacking Rockit™ Apples are the best choice for little hands and they also are the perfect shape for making creative treats. Not only [...]

Tips for a Healthy Halloween at Home2020-10-13T22:34:38+00:00

Caramelized Rockit™ Apples with Maple Cinnamon Cream


Created by: Meg Raines Yield: 3-4 servings For a wonderful and cozy fall dessert that comes together in no time flat, bake little Rockit™ apples in a rich caramel sauce until they are golden brown and tender, then top them with a decadent maple cinnamon cream and crunchy candied almonds.  Delightfully delicious! INGREDIENTS  1 cup sliced almonds 3 tablespoons pure maple syrup, divided  8 ounces crème fraiche (or plain Greek yogurt) 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon, plus more for garnish 6-8 Rockit™ apples (enough to fill a 10-inch skillet when halved) 3 tablespoons unsalted butter 3 tablespoons brown sugar METHOD  Preheat oven to 350°F. [...]

Caramelized Rockit™ Apples with Maple Cinnamon Cream2020-09-18T18:34:53+00:00

Resources for Conquering Meal Fatigue


Written by: Meg Raines A lot happens in September; we start winding summer down, school starts up again and the weather turns cooler as we prepare for moving our activities indoors. And, it also happens to be National Family Meal Month! National Family Meal Month is a nationwide event designed to support families in enjoying more meals together using items purchased at the grocery store, which not only encourages healthy meals but healthy family habits too. There are so many benefits to cooking and eating as a family: Regular family meals are linked to higher self-esteem in children and strengthen family [...]

Resources for Conquering Meal Fatigue2020-09-14T22:02:46+00:00

Rockit™ Apple, Bacon and Blue Cheese Flatbread


Created by: Meg Raines Yield: 2 8-inch pizzas Whether you call it flatbread or pizza, this creation serves up a delicious sweet and savory meal for the whole family. We used our famous mini Rockit™ apples on this flatbread to add a little sweetness to balance out the tart blue cheese. But we also love the Rockit™ apples’ small size because it makes them easy to slice and easy to bite into when cooked. Top the flatbread with some arugula tossed with a light vinaigrette and your meal is complete. INGREDIENTS 1 (16 oz.) prepared pizza dough 3 or 4 Rockit™ [...]

Rockit™ Apple, Bacon and Blue Cheese Flatbread2020-09-11T20:02:16+00:00

Rockit™ Upcycle Challenge


Let the Competition Begin! The Challenge went out on a Wednesday with a COVID-19 Working From Home Care Kit and instructions to Upcycle a Rockit™ shuttle into your best creation. By the following Monday photos and videos had poured in from over 40 Chelan Fresh employees. Featured below are the award winners from all of our Chelan Fresh employees' ultra creative submissions! Click here to view the complete list of Rockit™ Upcycle Submissions. Most Up-Standing – Best Overall & Walmart Gold Star Award Winner – Submission 9, Chick House Rise Up – Most Creative Winner – Submission 2, [...]

Rockit™ Upcycle Challenge2020-09-09T19:29:28+00:00

Add More Produce to Your Meals This Fall!


As you might have heard, September is National Family Meal Month, but September also happens to be National Fruit and Vegetables Month. And the Produce for Better Health Foundation is celebrating with a campaign called Have a Plant. It is appropriate that these two campaigns coincide because healthy family meals cooked at home mean more fruits and vegetables on the table as well. And adding more produce to your meals means a nourished family inside and out. To celebrate National Fruit and Vegetables month we have compiled a few of our own recipes that are easy to put together and chock [...]

Add More Produce to Your Meals This Fall!2020-09-04T20:11:20+00:00

Starkrimson Pear Citrus Salad


Created by: Meg Raines The vibrant colors of fall shine through in this festive salad, thanks to the deep red color of the Starkrimson pears. Pears are a natural fit with the earthy flavors of beets, and the citrus and spicy greens add a little zing to round out the flavors. A little feta or goat cheese would make a nice addition to this salad as well.  YIELD: 4 servings INGREDIENTS Citrus Vinaigrette  1 small shallot peeled and coarsely chopped  1 teaspoon orange zest  1/2 cup fresh orange juice 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 tablespoon honey [...]

Starkrimson Pear Citrus Salad2020-09-02T19:57:03+00:00
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