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blueberry mango crisp

Blueberry Mango Crisp

blueberry mango crisp with a spoon on the side on a light wood table setting

Dig in to the taste of summer with this blueberry mango crisp. With blueberries on sale this week there’s no better time to give this recipe a try! Visit our full Weekly Ad to make the most of your shopping list.

Watch the recipe video here!

Ingredients:

Nonstick baking spray

¾ cup lightly packed brown sugar

½ cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 teaspoon ground ginger

¾ cup rolled oats

½ cup cold unsalted butter (1 stick), cut into small pieces

1 large ripe mango, peeled and sliced

16 ounces fresh blueberries (about 2-2/3 cups)

Instructions:

Preheat oven to 375°. Spray 2-quart glass or ceramic baking dish with nonstick baking spray.

In large bowl, whisk together ½ cup sugar, ½ cup flour, cinnamon and ginger; stir in oats. With fingertips or pastry blender, work in butter until pea-sized crumbs form.

In medium bowl, toss mango, blueberries, and remaining ¼ cup sugar and 2 tablespoons flour. Spread blueberry mixture evenly in prepared dish; sprinkle oat mixture evenly over blueberry mixture.

Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until most berries burst, sides are bubbling and top is golden brown; loosely cover with foil if top is browning too quickly. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 301 Calories, 12g Fat (8g Saturated), 30mg Cholesterol, 6mg Sodium, 47g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber, 3g Protein

Chef Tip

Serve warm with vanilla ice cream.

blueberry mango crisp

Blueberry Mango Crisp

blueberry mango crisp with a spoon on the side on a light wood table setting

Dig in to the taste of summer with this blueberry mango crisp. With blueberries on sale this week there’s no better time to give this recipe a try! Visit our full Weekly Ad to make the most of your shopping list.

Watch the recipe video here!

Ingredients:

Nonstick baking spray

¾ cup lightly packed brown sugar

½ cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 teaspoon ground ginger

¾ cup rolled oats

½ cup cold unsalted butter (1 stick), cut into small pieces

1 large ripe mango, peeled and sliced

16 ounces fresh blueberries (about 2-2/3 cups)

Instructions:

Preheat oven to 375°. Spray 2-quart glass or ceramic baking dish with nonstick baking spray.

In large bowl, whisk together ½ cup sugar, ½ cup flour, cinnamon and ginger; stir in oats. With fingertips or pastry blender, work in butter until pea-sized crumbs form.

In medium bowl, toss mango, blueberries, and remaining ¼ cup sugar and 2 tablespoons flour. Spread blueberry mixture evenly in prepared dish; sprinkle oat mixture evenly over blueberry mixture.

Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until most berries burst, sides are bubbling and top is golden brown; loosely cover with foil if top is browning too quickly. Let stand 10 minutes before serving.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 301 Calories, 12g Fat (8g Saturated), 30mg Cholesterol, 6mg Sodium, 47g Carbohydrates, 4g Fiber, 3g Protein

Chef Tip

Serve warm with vanilla ice cream.

sugar cookies with chocolate candy eggs on top

Food Club® Bird’s Nest Sugar Cookies

sugar cookies with chocolate candy eggs on top

These bird’s nest sugar cookies are sure to be the hit of your Easter themed treats. They’re easy to make, and even easier to eat. Happy baking!

Ingredients:

Food Club® Sugar Cookie Chub

Candy Coated Chocolate Eggs

Instructions:

Follow the Food Club® sugar cookie instructions and preheat your oven to required degree.

Line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Slice and shape the cookie dough to create the nest.

Bake for 5-7 minutes until cooked about halfway through. Take them out of the oven and carefully press the chocolate eggs into each cookie.

Bake for remaining 3-5 minutes until golden brown. When finished, let them cool before eating.

Serve, and enjoy!

Food Club Chocolate Chips Bag and Bowl of Pretzels with Marshmallow Bottoms that look like bunnies

Cotton Tails

Food Club Chocolate Chips Bag and Bowl of Pretzels with Marshmallow Bottoms that look like bunnies

It’s a Hoppy Easter with these marshmallow cotton tails. What’s better than a tasty and adorable treat?

Ingredients:

Food Club® Pretzels

Marshmallows

Food Club® White Chocolate Chips

Pink Food Coloring

Instructions:

Start by grabbing a baking sheet and lining it with wax/parchment paper. Lay out desired amounts of pretzels and place marshmallows on top.

Broil for 2-3 minutes or until marshmallows are cooked to your liking. Set aside.

Separate a 1/4 of the white chocolate chips out. Put both portions into microwave safe bowls and heat until melted. Color the smaller portion with pink food coloring. Add your melted chocolate into a plastic baggie. Cut the corner off for piping.

Lay out a separate piece of wax paper and pipe the shape of the bunny feet with the white chocolate. Let it dry and then follow with the pink colored chocolate to create the pads of the feet.

Take a piece of the large marshmallow and make into a small ball for the tail (you could also use mini marshmallows for this).

Plate your cotton tails and enjoy your adorable treat!

Orange soda and vanilla ice cream floats with red button vintage creamery carton in the back

Orange Soda Ice Cream Float

Orange Soda Ice Cream Floats with Red Button Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Carton in the back

Float your way into the perfect half-time treat. These orange floats are a slam dunk of flavorful, refreshing, fun!

Ingredients:

1 liter of orange soda

1 carton of Red Button Vintage Creamery Vanilla Ice Cream

Instructions:

Add 2-4 scoops of ice cream to your cup. Then pour in orange soda until you reach the rim.

Add in your referee striped straws, sit back relax, and enjoy the game!

Sesame Seed Benne Wafers tied in Twine

Benne Wafers

Sesame Seed Benne Wafers tied in Twine

Celebrate Kwanzaa with these popular sesame style Benne wafers. A toasted sesame taste mixed with salty sweetness creates a crunchy bite that will leave you craving for more!

Ingredients:

1 cup sesame seeds

3/4 cup melted butter

1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar

1 egg

1 tsp vanilla extract

1 cup all-purpose flour

1/4 tsp salt

1/4 teaspoon baking powder

Instructions:

Preheat your oven to 375 degrees.

Start by browning the sesame seeds in a dry skillet over medium heat. Avoid burning by stirring occasionally, and only cooking for a few minutes. OR place sesame seeds on an ungreased baking sheet and toast them for 10-12 minutes until lightly browned.

In a large bowl, mix together brown sugar, flour, baking powder egg, melted butter, vanilla extract, salt and sesame seeds together. Mix together until it is well combined.

Lightly grease a baking sheet. Use a 1/2 teaspoon to measure your wafer size. Place the dough at least 1 to 2 inches apart as they will expand into one another.

Place baking sheet into heated oven, and cook for about 4-6 minutes, or until lightly browned.

Let the wafers cool for a few minutes before removing them from the baking sheet. Then place them on a cooling rack to completely cool them.

Be sure to store you Benne wafers in an airtight container to ensure freshness and avoid an overly crisp bite.

Serve your wafers as a snack, dessert, or gift to friends or family. Happy eating!

 

Dish of blueberry crumble

Blueberry Crumble

Dish of blueberry crumble
Fruit desserts are good the whole year but there is something about a warm blueberry crumble on a chilly autumn evening that just feels right. The yummy, gooey taste of blueberries paired with a generous amount of brown sugar topping, served with vanilla ice cream is a favorite. You can either use fresh or frozen blueberries which makes this dessert super easy to plan and make! The brown sugar topping is amazing – if you want to make this treat a little extra special, double the topping part. So, invite some friends over, turn on the fire place and have a good time!
Ingredients
Filling
4 cups of fresh blueberries or a 16 oz package of frozen blueberries
2 tablespoons lemon juice
½ cup light brown sugar
2 teaspoons cornstarch
Topping
¾ cup quick-cooking oats
½ cup all-purpose flour
½ cup packed light brown sugar
1 dash of salt
1/3 cup of butter, cubed
Directions
Preheat oven to 350°
Filling
In an ungreased 1 ½ quart casserole dish, mix together the lemon juice and blueberries
In a small bowl, stir together brown sugar and cornstarch. Add mixture to blueberries.
Topping
Combine oats, flour, brown sugar and salt in a bowl and then cut in butter. Spread topping over the blueberries.
Bake for 40 minutes, or until topping is light brown and the blueberry mixture is bubbling.
We love this served warm with a scoop of ice cream!

Apple Dips

October means two things – lots of delicious, crisp apples and lots of Halloween candy. Try these recipes for a yummy combination of both!

Peanut Butter Cup Apple Dip

Peanut Butter Apple Dip with Peanut Butter Candies and Apple Slices

Ingredients

8 oz cream cheese, softened

½ cup butter, softened

¼ cup brown sugar, packed

½ cup peanut butter

2 teaspoons vanilla

1 cup peanut butter cups, chopped

Sliced apples for dipping

Directions

In large bowl, mix butter and cream cheese until smooth and well combined

Add in brown sugar, peanut butter and vanilla extract

Fold in chopped peanut butter cups

Serve dip right away or keep in refrigerator. Allow dip to soften at room temperature for 30 minutes before serving if refrigerated.

Caramel Apple Candy Dip

Apple Dip with Chocolate and Peanut Candy and Apple Slices

Ingredients

8 oz cream cheese, softened

½ cup brown sugar

½ cup sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla

4 tablespoons caramel syrup, divided

6 fun size caramel, nougat, and peanut candies, chopped

Sliced apples for dipping

Directions

In large bowl, mix cream cheese, brown sugar, sugar, vanilla and 2 tablespoons caramel syrup until well combined

Fold in half of the chopped Snickers.

Top with remaining Snicker pieces and drizzle on the remaining 2 tablespoons of caramel syrup.

Serve dip right away or refrigerate.

Caramel Apple Toffee Dip

Caramel Apple Dip with Toffee Crumbles and Apple Slices

Ingredients

8 oz cream cheese, softened

½ cup powdered sugar

1 tablespoon milk

½ tablespoon vanilla extract

3 toffee candy bars, crushed

3 tablespoons caramel sauce

Sliced apples for dipping

Directions

In large bowl, beat cream cheese until smooth, add in powdered sugar and beat until well combined.

Mix in milk and vanilla.

Fold in crushed toffee candy bars and then drizzle caramel sauce on top.

Serve right away or refrigerate.