Our best brunch recipes with apples, pears and cherries

2019-03-20T19:53:53+00:00

Brunch is one of our favorite meals! It’s one of the only times you can easily mix savory and sweet, and there are no strict rules about what is an isn’t appropriate for eat. Brunch is also the opportunity to get friends and family around a table to eat and enjoy each other’s company without the pressure of hosting a sit-down dinner. Fruits like apples, pears and cherries can take pride of place at the brunch table or buffet. They are versatile, delicious, and healthy crowd-pleasers. What’s not to love? Here is some inspiration for the next brunch you host for [...]

Our best brunch recipes with apples, pears and cherries2019-03-20T19:53:53+00:00

KORU® Apple Chutney

2019-03-01T17:27:39+00:00

Apples and cheese are a match made in heaven, and we like a double dose! This KORU® apple chutney pairs perfectly with salty cheeses thanks to its deep flavor and sweet notes delivered by balsamic vinegar. Take your cheese platters to the next level with this easy-to-make chutney that will impress your guests and add a touch of sophistication to your get together. Recipe Development and Photography: Williams-Raines Yield: About 2 cups INGREDIENTS Apple chutney  2 tablespoon olive oil  1 medium yellow or red onion, chopped fine (pea-sized pieces)   2 KORU® apples, peeled, cored and chopped small  1/3 cup balsamic vinegar*  1/3 cup water  1 tablespoon [...]

KORU® Apple Chutney2019-03-01T17:27:39+00:00

Cheese and wine pairings for KORU®, Rockit™ and SugarBee® apples

2019-03-01T17:28:25+00:00

When it comes to apples, cheese and wine, three is not a crowd! This playful trio offers a world of possibility and can be the star of your next get together.  All the varieties of apple, types of cheese, and choices of wine can make your head spin, so we’ve created a guide to help you pair cheese and wine with three of our favorite and most original apples: KORU®, SugarBee® and Rockit™. (And for a decadent double-dose of apple, add our KORU® Apple Chutney laced with deep balsamic flavor to elevate any cheese and apple tasting platter.) KORU® cheese and wine pairings (pictured above) KORU® apples are crisp, [...]

Cheese and wine pairings for KORU®, Rockit™ and SugarBee® apples2019-03-01T17:28:25+00:00

Grandma’s Classic Apple Pie

2019-02-19T22:03:37+00:00

Every grandmother has her version of apple pie, and this is ours. This classic apple pie recipe uses a combination of different apples that are sweet, tart and firm, creating different layers of flavor and texture. Enjoy this classic that will never go out of the style topped with vanilla ice-cream, whipped cream, or all on its own.  With a little practice making this classic American dessert will be easy as pie. Read our blog post “How to make perfect apple pie, every time” and you’ll be a pro in no time.  Recipe Development and Photography: Williams-Raines  YIELD: 6-8 servings INGREDIENTS Crust (enough for one 9-inch [...]

Grandma’s Classic Apple Pie2019-02-19T22:03:37+00:00

KORU® Apple and Turkey Sausage

2019-02-04T18:01:49+00:00

Recipe Development and Photography By: Annessa Chumbley, RD INGREDIENTS: 1 pound lean ground turkey 2 green onions, finely sliced (green and white parts) 3/4 cup finely chopped KORU® Apples (skin on) 1 teaspoon paprika 1/2 teaspoon poultry seasoning 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder 3/4 teaspoon salt METHOD In a bowl, combine all ingredients. Mix gently but make sure the ingredients are evenly incorporated.  Shape turkey apple mixture into little 2 ounce patties, packed tightly with a little dent in the middle.   Heat a cast-iron skillet to medium-high, and coat with nonstick cooking spray, or a drizzle of olive oil.  Once the skillet is hot, place the sausage [...]

KORU® Apple and Turkey Sausage2019-02-04T18:01:49+00:00

How to make healthy meals with apples

2019-01-29T20:00:59+00:00

Eating healthfully while keeping meals interesting can be challenging. What to include? What to leave out?  There is no definite answer to what makes the perfect healthy diet but here are some guidelines to put you on the right path: Eat more fruits and vegetables Increasing the amount of fruits and vegetables in your diet means you’ll be consuming more fiber, vitamins, minerals and water, while avoiding saturated fat and cholesterol. Start by reducing portions of animal protein and upping the volume of plants on your plate. Apples are particularly healthy and versatile so keep them within reach at all times. [...]

How to make healthy meals with apples2019-01-29T20:00:59+00:00

One bowl meals: comforting everyday recipes

2019-01-24T16:04:50+00:00

The humble bowl is a simple yet ideal vessel for an untold number of dishes. Offering mobility and comfort, a meal in a bowl can just as easily be consumed at the dinner table or curled up on the couch. Steaming bowls of goodness are omnipresent in our childhood memories, reminders of shared moments with family and friends. Bowls today are suddenly the height of fashion, becoming the backdrop for raw concoctions, smoothies, inventive salads and fusion-inspired cuisine. We love bowls every which way, and to celebrate them we are sharing our favorite one bowl meal recipes. Grab your bowl and [...]

One bowl meals: comforting everyday recipes2019-01-24T16:04:50+00:00

Roasted Winter Bowl with Creamy Dressing

2019-01-22T21:22:17+00:00

KORU® apples are the perfect addition to this warming winter bowl brimming with roasted vegetables, superfood quinoa, protein-packed chickpeas, and topped with a creamy tahini-miso dressing. Save yourself some hassle by prepping ingredients ahead of time. You can also cook more quinoa and chickpeas than required in order to have them on hand for future recipes like this breakfast quinoa with warm honey pears   or our butternut squash and pear soup with spiced chickpeas . Take it from us, batch cooking makes life so much easier! Recipe Development and Photography: Williams-Raines Yield: 2 roasted winter bowls INGREDIENTS For the roasted vegetables [...]

Roasted Winter Bowl with Creamy Dressing2019-01-22T21:22:17+00:00

Gooey Baked SugarBee® Apples

2019-01-21T21:54:22+00:00

Recipe Development and Photography By: Annessa Chumbley, RD Try this ooey gooey homemade dessert made with SugarBee® apples! INGREDIENTS 3 SugarBee® Apples 1/3 cup quick oats 1/3 cup almond flour 1/3 cup chopped walnuts 1 teaspoon cinnamon 2 tablespoons coconut oil 1 tablespoon raw and local honey METHOD 1. Preheat oven to 375º. Using a spoon, carefully hollow out the center of the apple starting at the top, and scooping out all of the seeds. (Don't go too far to the edge, or the baked apple will collapse). 2. In a small bowl, combine oats, almond flour, walnuts, cinnamon, coconut oil, [...]

Gooey Baked SugarBee® Apples2019-01-21T21:54:22+00:00

Scalloped Sweet Potatoes and Apples

2019-01-18T16:57:05+00:00

Servings: 10 Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 50 minutes Recipe Source: Produce for Kids Moved over traditional scalloped potatoes, there’s a new side dish in town! These Scalloped Sweet Potatoes with apples are the perfect combination of sweet and savory in one dish. Plus, everything bakes in one dish for easy prep and clean-up. No need to make a sauce in a skillet before baking! INGREDIENTS 2 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled, thinly sliced 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon 3 medium Chelan Fresh apples, cored, chopped 1 large RealSweet® sweet onion, chopped 2 tablespoons flour 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 cup heavy cream 1 cup unsalted chicken stock METHOD Preheat oven to 350F. Lightly grease a 13x9-inch baking dish. [...]

Scalloped Sweet Potatoes and Apples2019-01-18T16:57:05+00:00