Fruits and Vegetables Recipes

Garlic Mashed Potatoes And Peas

Ingredients 1 1/2 lbs. baking potatoes, peeled and cut into large chunks 8 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 s frozen peas 1/2 buttermilk 1 teaspoon dried tarragon 1 tablespoon olive oil 8 scallions, thinly sliced Directions In large saucepan, combine potatoes, garlic, 1/4 teaspoon salt and water to cover by […]

Pan-Roasted New Potatoes With Indian Spices

Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 8 large cloves garlic, unpeeled 3 slices (1/2 inch thick) fresh ginger, unpeeled 1 1/2 teaspoons fennel seeds 1 1/2 teaspoons cumin seeds 1 1/2 teaspoons turmeric 1 1/2 lbs. small red-skinned potatoes, cut into 1/2-inch chunks 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice Directions In large nonstick skillet […]

Easy Oven French Fries

Ingredients 2 large baking potatoes (about 1 lb.), peeled and cut lengthwise into 8 wedges 2 1/2 teaspoons olive oil 1 tablespoon malt or red wine vinegar 1/4 teaspoon salt (optional) Directions Preheat oven to 375°. On lightly greased baking sheet or 15 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 1 inch jelly roll pan, spread potatoes […]

Baked Buttercup Squash

Ingredients 1 buttercup squash (approximately 2 lbs.) 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1 teaspoon butter salt and pepper Directions Cut squash in half and remove seeds. Place in baking dish cut side down in about 1 inch water. Bake at 350° 40 minutes or until tender. Remove from oven; fill each cavity with brown sugar, butter […]

Cauliflower With Parsley-Mustard Dressing

Ingredients 2 garlic cloves, peeled 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil 1 head cauliflower (1 1/4 lbs.), cut into florets 1 large red bell pepper, cut into slivers 3 tablespoons parsley, chopped Directions In small saucepan of boiling water, blanch garlic 2 minutes; drain. When cool […]

Baked Onions

Ingredients 4 medium sweet onions 3/4 water 1/4 balsamic vinegar 2 teaspoons cornstarch 2 tablespoons water Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Peel onions. Place side by side in small casserole. Pour water and balsamic vinegar over and around onions; bake 2 hours. When softened, thicken remaining juices with arrowroot or cornstarch mixture. Serve onions with […]

Cabbage Greens

Ingredients 2 heads cabbage 6 strips bacon, sliced into small pieces water black pepper seasoning salt garlic powder to taste Directions Wash cabbage and cut into strips around the core. Turn Dutch oven on over medium heat and add bacon. The bacon will begin to brown in about 5 minutes. Add half a cup of […]

Pickled Beets

Ingredients 1 sugar 2 s vinegar 1 teaspoon allspice 1 teaspoon celery seed 1 teaspoon mustard seed 1 teaspoon horseradish Directions Seal jars. Cold pack 20 minutes. Patricia Holland Malvern, Ohio For each quart of cooked sliced beets, add mixture of:

Canned Hot Peppers

Ingredients 1 vinegar 1 teaspoon salt 1 sm. onion 1 tablespoon cooking oil 2 s water 1 clove garlic 1 teaspoon mixed spices Directions Put spices, garlic, onion and salt in bottom of jar. Fill with peppers that have been cut lengthwise and seeds removed. Fill jar with vinegar solution. Add oil last. Seal tight. […]

Dilled Green Beans

Ingredients Directions Clean beans; snip ends; pack into 5 pint jars. Add one head of dill to each jar. Combine 2 cups vinegar, 2 cups water and 1/4 cup pickling salt and heat to boiling. Pour hot liquid into jars within 1/2 inch of top. Seal and process. Can add garlic or hot pepper flakes. […]

Frozen Sweet Corn

Ingredients 18 to 20 cups fresh cut sweet corn 1 pound butter 1 pint half-and-half Directions Cut corn off cob and put into large roaster. Add butter and half-and-half. Place, uncovered, in 325° oven. Bake for one hour, stirring occasionally. Remove from oven. Cool down by dividing corn into two (9 x 13-inch) pans and […]

Italian Vegetable Saute

Ingredients 4 medium carrots, peeled and sliced 1 head cauliflower, divided into florets 3 small zucchini, sliced 2 cloves garlic, sliced thin 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 yellow onions, peeled and sliced salt and pepper to taste 1/4 beef stock 2 tablespoons fresh-grated Directions Parmesan or Romano cheese In pot of boiling water, blanch carrots […]

Eggplant-Tomato Compote

Ingredients 1 small onion, minced 1/2 extra-virgin olive oil 2 large cloves garlic, thinly sliced 1 large eggplant, cut into 1/4-inch dice 6 medium tomatoes, peeled, seeded and chopped or 1 (28 oz.) can Italian peeled tomatoes, drained and chopped 1 large zucchini, cut into 1/4-inch dice 1/4 medium red bell pepper, cut into 1/4-inch […]

Honey-Mustard Sprouts

Ingredients 10 fresh or frozen brussels sprouts, halved 1 1/2 teaspoons butter, melted 1 1/2 teaspoons honey 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard dash each onion powder and dill weed Directions Place brussels sprouts in steamer basket. Place in saucepan over 1 inch of water; bring to boil. Cover and cook 8 to 12 minutes or until […]

Pea Pods With Onion

Ingredients 1/2 lb. fresh pea pods 2 tablespoons water 1/4 onion, chopped 3 tablespoons butter, divided salt and pepper to taste Directions Place pea pods and water in microwave-safe bowl; cover and cook on high 3 to 5 minutes or until crisp-tender. Meanwhile, in small skillet, cook onion in 2 tablespoons butter over medium heat […]

Stuffed Peppers

Ingredients 2 large green peppers 1/2 lb. ground beef 1/4 onion, chopped 1 (15 oz.) can tomato sauce, divided 1 cooked rice 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder 1/8 teaspoon pepper Directions Cut tops off peppers and remove seeds. Place peppers in large saucepan and cover with water. Bring to boil; cook 3 minutes. […]

Cottage Cheese Pudding

Ingredients 1 pint cottage cheese 1 (3 oz.) pkg. orange gelatin Mix together, then add: 1 small can mandarin oranges, drained 1 small can crushed pineapple, drained 8 ozs. whipped topping Directions Mix together. Erma Miller Spartansburg, PA

Melon Salad

Ingredients 1/4 honey 1 teaspoon grated orange or lemon peel 1/2 orange juice 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 tablespoon fresh mint leaves, chopped 6 s assorted melon balls or cubes Directions In small bowl, combine all ingredients except melon balls and whisk thoroughly. Place melon balls in large serving bowl and pour honey mixture over. […]

Quaker Coleslaw

Ingredients 2 eggs, beaten 1/4 cider vinegar 1/4 water 1/2 sugar 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 1 (8 oz.) carton commercial sour cream 1 medium cabbage, shredded Directions Combine first 7 ingredients in top of double boiler; bring water to boil. Reduce heat to low; cook until mixture thickens. […]

Fruit Pizza

Ingredients Cookie Pie Crust: 1/2 margarine 1/2 sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large egg 2 s flour 2 teaspoons baking powder Cheese Spread: 8 ozs. cream cheese, nonfat or light 1/2 sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Fruit Topping Ideas: 1 strawberries, sliced or kiwi, bananas, pears, peaches or blueberries Directions Preheat oven to 375°. […]


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