Category: Nuts

Caramel Cashew Chex

Caramel Cashew Chex Mix Make a lot! Assuming 1 ounce by weight, this will make about 50 portions 12-14 ounce box of Chex, Crispix or similar breakfast cereal 12 ounces cashews 2 sticks butter (unsalted is best) 2 cups brown

Posted in Cashew, Cereal, Dessert, Easy, Nuts, Snack

Walnut-Pear Bleu Cheese Salad

Walnut-Pear Bleu Cheese Salad with Maple-Mustard VinaigretteServes 2 A double-handful of mixed greens1/2 of a ripe pear, thinly sliced1/2 of a cucumber, thinly sliced1 tablespoon walnut pieces1 tablespoon bleu cheese crumbles Place greens in a bowl. Add dressing, toss to

Posted in Balsamic, Bleu Cheese, Cucumber, Nuts, Pears, Salad, Side DIsh, Vegan, Vegetarian, Vinegar

Roasted Nut Pumpkin Butter

Roasted Nut Pumpkin ButterServes: 20 (approximately 1 tablespoon portions) 1/2 cup (2 ounces walnuts)1/2 cup (2 ounces pecans)1/4 cup pumpkin puree (NOT pumpkin pie filling)1 teaspoon Splenda brown sugar1 teaspoon cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1/4 teaspoon nutmeg Preheat oven to 375.

Posted in Nuts, Pumpkin, Spreads

Grilled Shrimp and Strawberry-Spinach Salad

Grilled Shrimp and Strawberry-Spinach SaladServes 4 Strawberry-Spinach Salad In an large bowl, toss together:6 ounces baby spinach1/2 cup sliced, toasted almonds8 ounces fresh strawberries, sliced To toast the almonds, heat a non-stick skillet over medium-high heat.  Add almonds and saute

Posted in Grilled, Nuts, Salad, Shrimp, Spinach, Strawberry