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Peach Cobbler

Ingredients: 6 medium ripe peaches, peeled and sliced (about 4 cups) 2 tablespoons butter, softened 1 1/4 cups sugar, divided 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder Dash salt 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup cold water Vanilla ice cream Directions: Arrange peaches in a greased 11-inch by 7-inch baking dish. […]

Peach Smoothie

Ingredients: 1 large peach, sliced and unseeded 1/2 cup of peach yogurt 1/2 cup of whole milk 6 ice cubes Directions: Blend the peach slices with the ice cubes and milk first until slushy texture is formed. Then add the yogurt and blend for another minute on low setting.

Crispy Wings in a Peach Sauce

h4>Ingredients: 1 “party pack” of chicken wings, about 2.5-3 pounds Seasonings for chicken: salt, pepper, chili powder 2 medium peaches, ripe, peeled, pitted and quartered 1 teaspoon spicy chili powder, or up to 1 tablespoon of a milder one 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder 3 tablespoons soy sauce Directions: For wings: […]

Beef Kabobs with Peaches

Ingredients: 3 peaches, peeled, pitted and halved Juice from peaches being peeled and cut 1/2 cup cooking or salad oil 1/4 cup soy sauce 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons instant minced onion 1 teaspoons salt Few grains black pepper 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 1/2 pounds boneless beef sirloin steak, […]

Baked Chicken with Peaches

Ingredients: 8 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1 cup brown sugar 4 fresh peaches, peeled, pitted and sliced 1/8 teaspoon ground ginger 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice Directions: Preheat oven to 350°. Lightly grease a 9 by 13 inch baking dish. Place chicken in the prepared baking dish, and sprinkle with […]

Fruit Cobbler

Ingredients: 4 tablespoons butter 3/4 cup self-rising flour 3/4 cup milk 3/4 cup and 2 tablespoons sugar, divided 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 1/2 cups fresh peaches, peeled and sliced 1 cup fresh or frozen blackberries Directions: Preheat oven to 350°. Put butter in a 9 by 13 glass baking dish; bake until butter is melted. […]

Sweet Pepper Sandwiches

Ingredients: 1 each small green, sweet red and yellow pepper, thinly sliced 1 small onion, thinly sliced 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 garlic clove, minced 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 2 ounces fresh mozzarella cheese 1/4 cup fat-free mayonnaise 1/2 teaspoon prepared horseradish 4 hard rolls, split and toasted 8 fresh basil leaves 1 plum tomato, […]

Tuna Salad Pepper Cups

Ingredients: 2 large green peppers 2 cans (6 ounces each) tuna, drained 1 medium cucumber, chopped 2 green onions, chopped 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/4 cup dill pickle relish Directions: Cut green peppers in half lengthwise; remove seeds and membranes. In a bowl, combine tuna, cucumber, onions, mayonnaise and relish. Spoon into pepper cups. Serve immediately.

Spicy Pepper Slaw

Ingredients: 3 cups shredded cabbage 2 celery ribs, chopped 1 medium green pepper, julienned 1 cup cut fresh green beans (1-inch pieces) 1 cup cut fresh asparagus (1-inch pieces) 1 bunch green onions, chopped 1 banana pepper, seeded and chopped 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped 2 serrano peppers, seeded and chopped 1/2 cup cider […]

Pickled Bell Peppers

Ingredients: 2 each medium sweet red, yellow and green peppers, cut into 1-inch pieces 1 large red onion, halved and thinly sliced 2 teaspoons mixed pickling spices 1/2 teaspoon celery seed 1 cup sugar 1 cup cider vinegar 1/3 cup water Directions: In a large glass bowl, combine peppers and onion. Place pickling spices and […]

Red Pepper Soup

Ingredients: 6 medium sweet red peppers, chopped 2 medium carrots, chopped 2 medium onions, chopped 1 celery rib, chopped 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 cans (one 49 1/2 ounces, one 14 1/2 ounces) chicken broth 1/2 cup uncooked long grain rice 2 tablespoons minced fresh thyme or 2 teaspoons dried thyme […]

Green Pea and Cashew Salad

Ingredients: 1 cup sour cream 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 2 tablespoons dry ranch dressing mix 10 ounces fresh peas or frozen, thawed and drained 1/2 pound bacon, fried crisp, drained well and crumbled 1/2 cup finely chopped celery 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion 1/4 cup finely chopped red bell pepper 3/4 cup sliced water chestnuts […]

Wild Rice and Orzo Salad

Ingredients: 1/2 cup wild rice 2 cups water 1 cup orzo 3 tablespoons chopped green onion 1 ear fresh sweet corn, cooked, kernels removed from cob 1/2 red bell pepper, chopped 1/2 orange or yellow bell pepper, chopped 2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar […]

Garden Meatloaf

Ingredients: 4 slices white bread, torn into pieces 2 1/2 pounds ground beef 1 medium onion, peeled and cut into eighths 2 garlic cloves 2 ribs celery, cut into 2-inch pieces 2 carrots, peeled and cut into 2-inch pieces 1/2 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley 1 large egg 3/4 cup ketchup (divided) 1 tablespoon coarse salt […]

Blazzin’ Stuffed Peppers

Ingredients: 2 medium red bell peppers 2 medium green bell peppers 1/2 medium onion, chopped 2 small tomatoes, chopped 2 cups corn (fresh or frozen) 2 (15-ounce) cans black beans, drained and rinsed 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 teaspoon cumin 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 garlic clove, minced 2 teaspoon cilantro, finely chopped 1/4 cup […]

Cucumber Sandwiches

Ingredients: 1 carton (8 ounces) spreadable cream cheese 2 teaspoons ranch salad dressing mix 12 slices pumpernickel rye bread 2 to 3 medium cucumbers Directions: In a large bowl, combine cream cheese and dressing mix. Spread on one side of each slice of bread. Peel cucumbers if desired; thinly slice and place on six slices […]

Cinnamon Cucumber Rings

Ingredients: 1 gallon large cucumbers, sliced 1/4-inch thick and seeded to form rings 1 cup lime Water to cover 1 teaspoon red food coloring 1 teaspoon alum 1 cup white vinegar Red hot sauce: 2 cups vinegar 2 cups water 7 cups sugar 1 cup red hot candies 4 sticks cinnamon Directions: Add lime to […]

Candied Cucumber Pickles

Ingredients: 7 pounds large, yellow Cucumbers 1 cup pickling lime 1 gallon water 3 cups vinegar, divided 1 small bottle red food coloring 1 tablespoon alum 10 cups granulated sugar 8 cinnamon sticks 10-ounce package red-hot candies Directions: Makes 6 to 8 Pints Peel, then de-seed the cucumbers. Using a small spoon, scoop out the […]

Pickle Relish

Ingredients: 3 quarts finely chopped cucumbers 3 cups finely chopped green peppers 3 cups finely chopped red peppers 1 cup finely chopped onions 3/4 cup canning or pickling salt 4 cups ice 8 cups water 4 teaspoons each mustard seed, turmeric, whole allspice and whole cloves 2 cups sugar 6 cups white vinegar (5 percent […]

Dilled Cucumbers

h4>Ingredients: 2 medium cucumbers (seedless if possible) 1/2 cup sour cream or yogurt, reduced fat 1/4 cup chopped fresh dill Season with salt and freshly ground pepper Directions: Thinly slice the cucumbers. Combine yogurt and dill with sliced cucumbers. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve chilled.

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