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Pumpkin Snack Tray

Don’t settle for a sub-par snack tray this Halloween. Spook it up with a delightful jack-o-lantern inspired tray.

Top of pumpkin:
Broccoli
Pretzels
Cauliflower

Eyes, nose, and mouth:
Blueberries
Blackberries
Grapes

Body:
Carrots
Popcorn
Cheddar Cheese

Firecracker jello snack

Firecracker Gelatin Treats

Firecracker jello snack

Pop and crackle into the 24th of July with these patriotic jello snacks. They’re extremely simple to make and perfect for any get together.

Ingredients:
1 package blue gelatin
1 package red gelatin
1 container Food Club® whipped topping
1 package peelable cherry licorice

Instructions:
Prepare the blue and red gelatin according to package and let set. Once set, scoop in an alternating pattern into a cup, top with whipped topping, and peelable cherry licorice. Enjoy!

peanut butter and chocolate bars

Peanut Butter Bars

peanut butter and chocolate bars

Sweeten up your day with these delicious peanut butter bars.⠀

Ingredients:

1/2 cup butter

1 cup granulated sugar

3/4 cup brown sugar

1 egg

1 tsp vanilla

1 cup peanut butter

1 tsp baking soda

1/2 tsp salt

1 cup flour

1 cup oats

Instructions:

Cream butter and sugars together. Add vanilla and peanut butter. Mix all dry ingredients together. Spread on greased jelly roll pan. Bake at 325 degrees for 10 minutes (very lightly browned). Let cool for a few minutes, then spread with a thin layer of peanut butter (let the peanut butter melt before spreading). Frost with chocolate icing when cool.⠀

Chocolate Frosting:

1/4 cup margarine (softened)

2 tsp vanilla

1/4 cup milk

1/2 tsp salt

3 cups powdered sugar

2-3 tbsp cocoa

Place all ingredients in a mixing bowl and beat with an electric mixer until smooth and creamy.

a silver sheet pan filled with nachos topped with cheese guacamole limes and sour cream

Culinary Tours Sheet Pan Nachos

a silver sheet pan filled with nachos topped with cheese guacamole limes and sour cream

It’s nacho fault if you end up eating the entire pile of these sheet pan nachos in one sitting. Dip your cheese coated chips into the delicious Culinary Tours campfire roasted salsa and create the ultimate snack time crunch.

Ingredients:

Culinary Tours Campfire Roasted Salsa

Bag of tortilla chips

Bag of shredded cheese

Can of beans

Limes

Guacamole

Sour Cream

Cilantro

Instructions:

Start by preheating your oven to 400 degrees. Prep a nonstick sheet pan or coat with oil to avoid sticking.

Spread your bag of tortilla chips in a single layer onto the sheet pan. Top with cheese and beans. Squeeze fresh lime juice on top.

Place sheet in the oven until the cheese has melted, or around 5-7 minutes. Cook to your desired crispness.

Once melted, take the sheet pan out and top with sliced limes, fresh salsa, guacamole and sour cream. Garnish with cilantro.

Serve and dig in!

roasted guacamole with onions and tomatoes in a white bowl

Roasted Guacamole

roasted guacamole with tomatoes and onions in a white bowl

Bravocado for homemade guacamole! Fresh and in-season avocados make the perfect excuse to guac out. Make this delicious recipe today.

Click here for the recipe video.

Ingredients:

Nonstick cooking spray

3 teaspoons olive oil

2 garlic cloves, unpeeled

½ small red onion, cut into ¼-inch-thick slices (about 1 cup)

½ teaspoon plus 1/8 teaspoon kosher salt

1 pinch ground black pepper

4 medium ripe avocados

1 small jalapeño pepper, stem end trimmed

3 tablespoons fresh lime juice

1 medium tomato, diced (about 1 cup)

1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro leaves

Instructions:

Preheat oven to 400°; spray rimmed baking pan with nonstick cooking spray. From 1 teaspoon oil, coat garlic with oil and place on prepared baking pan; in small bowl, toss onion with remainder of 1 teaspoon oil, 1/8 teaspoon salt and pepper. Spread onion in single layer on prepared baking pan and roast 10 minutes; stir onions.

Cut each avocado lengthwise in half around seed. Twist halves in opposite directions to separate. Slip spoon under seed to remove and discard. With large spoon, remove avocado flesh in whole pieces; cut each piece lengthwise in half and add to baking pan, cut side up. Drizzle avocado and coat jalapeño pepper with remaining 2 teaspoons oil; add jalapeño to baking pan. Roast 15 minutes longer, turning jalapeño and rotating baking pan halfway through roasting.

Transfer avocado to same bowl; add lime juice and remaining ½ teaspoon salt. When cool enough to handle, squeeze garlic from skins into bowl. With fork, mash avocado until mixture is slightly chunky. Dice onion and finely chop jalapeño; fold tomato, cilantro, onion and jalapeño into avocado mixture. Refrigerate at least 1 hour or up to overnight before serving.

Approximate nutritional values per serving (¼ cup): 125 Calories, 11g Fat (2g Saturated), 0mg Cholesterol, 106mg Sodium, 7g Carbohydrates, 2g Fiber, 2g Protein

Food Club Corn Dip

Dip into this creamy and incredibly quick corn dip. This is perfect for any occasion and you are very likely to have all of these ingredients on hand and ready to go. To stock up on these great ingredients, visit our weekly ad.

Ingredients:

2 cans Food Club® Whole Kernel Corn

1 jalapeno, diced

3 tbs. Food Club ® Mayonnaise

2 tbs. cotija cheese, crumbled

1/4 bunch cilantro, chopped

1/4 tsp. chili powder

1 lime, juiced

Instructions:

In a large bowl,, mix corn, jalapeno, mayonnaise, cilantro, and lime juice. Top with cotija and chili powder and enjoy!

Apple Cinnamon Chewy Bars wrapped in Paper and Burlap String Bow

Apple Cinnamon Chewy Bars

Apple Cinnamon Chewy Bars wrapped in Paper and Burlap String Bow

Chew your way into these healthy Apple Cinnamon Chewy bars. These homemade bars are great for breakfast on-the-go or a filling snack throughout the day. Prep and snack without the guilt by giving this recipe a try!

Ingredients

1 cup whole wheat flour

1 ½ cups oats

2 tbsp ground flax (optional)

1 large apple

1 tsp cinnamon

1 tsp vanilla extract

2 eggs

½ cup milk

½ cup maple syrup

Directions

Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.

Spray a baking pan (9 x 13 for best result) with a nonstick cooking spray.

Slice apple into small pieces, and combine in a bowl with all other ingredients. Mix together well.

Place mixture and smooth out in the pan. Sprinkle additional oats as final coating if desired.

Bake for 20 minutes or until no residue sticks to fork or toothpick upon testing.

Let pan cool before cutting into bars. Serve and enjoy, or save for later.