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Cookin' With The Kids

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    Melissa's Produce

    Simple Sides: Cinnamon Pear Applesauce

    October 2017
    Here’s a very basic recipe, perfect for a young beginner cook, that takes advantage of the wide selection of new crop apple and pear varieties that dominate retail displays at this time of year.
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    Melissa's Produce

    Simple Sides: Fresh Pear Fritters

    October 2015
    Here’s a great snack or dessert recipe that takes advantage of the fall pear harvest as well as provides your young kitchen helpers with several valuable culinary lessons.
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  • Image of Glazed Carrots and Apricots with Green Beans
    Melissa's Produce

    Simple Sides: Apricots

    August 2012
    For me, apricots have always been an iconic symbol of the summer fruit season. This kid-size, bright orange globe of juicy, sweet-tart goodness has traditionally been a popular, healthy hand snack or key ingredient in an old-fashioned cobbler or tart.
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