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  • Image of Tropical & Exotic Fruit Cheesecake
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    Plant-Based Tropical & Exotic Fruit Cheesecake

    June 2021
    Summertime is the perfect time to up your consumption of fresh fruit and vegetables. Today, we’re focusing on fruit, tropical and exotic to be precise, and a special recipe that takes getting your daily servings to another level.
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  • Nancy Eisman
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    Nancy Eisman

    Nancy Eisman has been an enthusiastic part of the culinary team at Melissa's Produce Company for many exciting and tasty years. 
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    Spring Flings and Fiestas

    May 2021
    Spring is the season of flings and fiestas, including Cinco de Mayo which is celebrated on 5/5, commemorating the Mexican Army’s 1862 victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla. 
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  • Image of Pizza Primavera
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    Pizza Primavera

    April 2021
    According to the Food Lover’s Companion, a comprehensive compilation of the definitions of thousands of food, wine and culinary terms, alla primavera means spring-style and refers to fresh...

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  • St. Patty’s Day Hand Pies
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    St. Patty’s Day Hand Pies

    March 2021
    A St. Patrick’s Day favorite, Wikipedia defines colcannon as a traditional Irish dish of creamy mashed potatoes with cooked cabbage or kale. 

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  • Sopes
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    Sope Saturday, Anyone?

    January 2021
    Hardly a Tuesday goes by without a taco, or two, or three on my menu. I love the flavors that go into all the Mexican classics – onions, beans, limes, jalapeño, salsa, meatless ground/taco, soyrizo, greens, avocado, etc...
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  • Creamy Chestnut & Celeriac Chowder
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    Creamy Chestnut & Celeriac Chowder

    December 2020
    With Jack Frost nipping at your nose, a nice hot chowder is just the thing to warm you up from the inside out. Chowder, which is something between a soup and a stew...
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  • Mujaddara
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    Mujaddara

    November 2020
    Mujaddara is a classic Middle Eastern dish that was first recorded in a cookbook in Iraq in 1226. It noted, “A hungry man would be willing to sell his soul for a dish of mujaddara.” 
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