KORU® Apple Streusel Muffins

2019-05-20T19:57:54+00:00

Recipe Development and Photography By: Annessa Chumbley, RD INGREDIENTS 2 eggs   2 cups quick one-minute oats  1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder   1/2 teaspoon baking soda   1 cup natural apple sauce, or chopped KORU® apple  1/4 cup coconut oil, melted   1 teaspoon real vanilla extract  1/3 cup raw honey   1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon    Topping:   1/3 cup quick one-minute oats    1 teaspoon ground cinnamon  1 tablespoon raw honey  1 KORU@ apple, finely diced  METHOD Preheat oven to 400º F. In a high-powered blender, add eggs and applesauce (or apple), blending until combined. Add honey, oil, and vanilla, blending again. Add in the rest [...]

KORU® Apple Streusel Muffins2019-05-20T19:57:54+00:00

Crunchy KORU® Apple Dippers with Creamy Peanut Butter Mousse

2019-04-22T16:15:43+00:00

Apples and peanut butter are a perfect pairing on their own, but this recipe takes a classic pairing to a whole new level. Who doesn’t love dipping something crunchy into something creamy? Enjoy as a fun dessert or snack. Recipe Development and Photography: Certified Master Chef Ron DeSantis of CulinaryNXT YEILD: 8 servings INGREDIENTS 1 cup heavy whipping cream 1 teaspoon real vanilla extract ½ cup creamy peanut butter 3 tablespoons honey Pinch kosher salt 8 medium apples, cut into 8 wedges per apple METHOD Use a hand mixer or whisk attachment for your countertop mixer to whip the whipping cream [...]

Crunchy KORU® Apple Dippers with Creamy Peanut Butter Mousse2019-04-22T16:15:43+00:00

Rockit® Grilled Cheese Sandwich

2019-04-22T15:57:50+00:00

Take your grilled cheese sandwich to the next level with the addition of finely sliced Rockit® apple.  The apple adds acidity, texture and a touch of sweet to this classic comfort food.   This apple-stuffed grilled cheese isn’t just for kids. Check out the options below to make a more sophisticated adult version.  Recipe Development and Photography: Williams-Raines YIELD: 2 sandwiches  INGREDIENTS 4 slices of bread (optional: use whole-wheat artisanal bread)  1 tablespoon salted butter  2 teaspoons Dijon mustard (optional)  4 oz. cheddar, grated (optional: use sharp or aged cheddar)  1 Rockit® apple, cored, peeled, and sliced fine Fresh ground pepper, to taste (optional) To serve  Dipping sauces: Ketchup, BBQ sauce, HP sauce* … METHOD   Heat a large pan over [...]

Rockit® Grilled Cheese Sandwich2019-04-22T15:57:50+00:00

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

2019-03-27T16:14:11+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 [...]

Cheese and wine pairings for KORU®, Rockit® and SugarBee® apples2019-03-27T16:14:11+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

2019-03-27T16:25:59+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 apples2019-03-27T16:25:59+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