Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Cherries

2020-08-13T10:48:39-07:00

Recipe by: Leslie Bonici Yield: 6 servings INGREDIENTS 1 pound thinly sliced Brussels sprouts 1/2 small red onion, peeled and thinly sliced 22 cherry halves 18 walnut halves Salt to taste Coarsely ground pepper to taste 22 cherry halves INSTRUCTIONS Place Brussels sprouts, onions, cherry halves, and walnuts in a 9 x 13 baking pan. Drizzle on the olive oil and season with salt and pepper to taste. Roast at 325 degrees for 30 minutes.

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Cherries2020-08-13T10:48:39-07:00

Summer Corn and Cherry Salad

2020-07-07T13:29:06-07:00

Created by: Meg Raines Created for: Chelan Fresh The color of this salad alone says summer, thanks to our neon bright Orondo Ruby® cherries! Serve this salad with barbecued chicken or ribs for a festive outdoor feast. We also recommend adding diced avocado or grilled zucchini to change up the flavors so you can make this salad all summer long. YIELD: 4 servings INGREDIENTS  1/2 cup thinly sliced red onion 1/3 cup white wine vinegar  1/3 cup sugar 3 tablespoons olive oil  1 tablespoon fresh lime juice 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard 3 ears of corn, cooked  2 cups pitted and chopped Orondo Ruby [...]

Summer Corn and Cherry Salad2020-07-07T13:29:06-07:00

Cherry, Cheese and Wine Pairing

2020-06-08T09:36:47-07:00

Created by: Meg Raines Created for: Chelan Fresh Dark Sweet Cherries Cheese Pairing Soft, creamy cheeses will pair well with the sweet, juiciness in the cherries. Try a mild goat cheese, or Bel Gioioso’s fresh mozzarella mini cheese snacking balls, they are the perfect size for a picnic! Wine Pairing An off-dry Rosé with berry notes will compliment ripe cherries and soft mild tasting cheeses without overwhelming the palate. Make sure its well-chilled! **For a more festive presentation pit and slice your cherries, then macerate them with a splash of the Rosé, a drizzle of honey and some fresh thyme leaves, serve over [...]

Cherry, Cheese and Wine Pairing2020-06-08T09:36:47-07:00

Crunchy Cherry Cucumber Cups

2020-05-28T16:21:27-07:00

Our refreshing cherry cucumber cups are perfect for summer entertaining. They’ll easily accompany fancy drinks or kick off a backyard barbecue. Simple to make, these light nibbles will be a hit with both kiddies and adults. Just double or triple the recipe if making enough to feed a crowd.   Recipe Development and Photography: Williams-Raines YIELD: 8-10 cucumber cups  INGREDIENTS  Cherry cucumber cups  2 large cucumbers, peeled (optional), and cut into 2-inch rounds  1 1/2 Orondo Ruby® cherries, stemmed, pitted and diced small  1 small green pepper, emptied and diced finely  1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese Handful of chives, minced Handful of fresh basil, minced 1 tablespoon orange juice 1 [...]

Crunchy Cherry Cucumber Cups2020-05-28T16:21:27-07:00

Cherry Basil Quinoa

2020-05-01T21:07:20-07:00

This is a gluten free recipe the whole family will love using Lake Chelan Cherries from Chelan Fresh to give it a sweet and savory taste. This recipe is: Gluten free, whole grain  Yield: 4-6 servings INGREDIENTS Dressing 2 tablespoons minced shallots 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 ¼ teaspoon of white wine vinegar 1 teaspoon of Dijon mustard ½ teaspoon of honey 1 small garlic clove 1/3 cup of extra virgin olive oil Salt and pepper Quinoa ¾ cup quinoa 1 ¼ cups water 2 cups sweet red cherries, pitted and torn into halves 1/3 cup diced celery ½ cup [...]

Cherry Basil Quinoa2020-05-01T21:07:20-07:00

Creamy Summer Salad with Orondo Ruby® Cherries

2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00

YIELD: 2 mains/4 starters Recipe Development and Photography By: Williams-Raines INGREDIENTS For the dressing 1/2 cup tahini (sesame seed paste)* Juice of half a lemon 1/2 cup water (plus extra if required) 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 generous pinch of ground black pepper For the salad 4 cups spring mix or assorted baby greens, packed 2 cups Orondo Ruby cherries, stemmed, halved and pitted 1 medium cucumber, peeled 1/2 cup walnuts, toasted and roughly chopped 4 tablespoons basil, chopped METHOD Start by making the tahini dressing. Put the tahini and lemon juice in small bowl and whisk until combined. Pour in the [...]

Creamy Summer Salad with Orondo Ruby® Cherries2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00

Salsa Mexicana

2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00

This cherry salsa goes together so easy, your guests will think you slaved away all day. When you live in the heart of cherry country you sometimes forget to enjoy the bountiful harvest nature has to offer. But this week Chelan Fresh had the opportunity to pair our world famous Chelan Fresh cherries with the culinary creativity of CheffyK & CA. Their recipes inspire you to step back in the kitchen and do some quick, dicing, chopping and mixing to create amazing appetizers, entrees and desserts from scratch. Yield: 4 servings INGREDIENTS 2 pounds or about 10 Roma tomatoes 1 large onion, [...]

Salsa Mexicana2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00

Super Simple Cherry Almond Muffins

2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00

Everyone needs some easy recipes for weeknights or to whip up in a flash for a potluck. These muffins are quick to make and are bursting with juicy fresh cherries. A light sugar dusting gives the muffin tops a little extra crunch and sweetness. While baking, the muffins will make your kitchen smell divine! These moist and fluffy little devils are perfect for a snack and will be a welcome addition to any summertime picnic or BBQ. YIELD:  12 muffins Recipe Development and Photography: Williams-Raines INGREDIENTS 2 cups white flour 2/3 cup of sugar, plus extra for dusting 3 teaspoons baking [...]

Super Simple Cherry Almond Muffins2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00

Simple Chilled Cherry Soup

2020-05-01T21:07:18-07:00

Summer is here and so are cherries! This wonderfully healthy fruit is very versatile and can be used a million different ways. This chilled cherry soup is incredibly simple to make but looks fancy and tastes more complicated than it really is.  This recipe will impress your guests and can be served as a starter or as dessert. Yes, you read that right! YIELD: 4 servings Recipe Development and Photography By: Williams-Raines INGREDIENTS Chilled Cherry Soup 2 cups fresh dark red cherries, pitted, plus extra for decoration 2 cups rose wine 1/2 cup sugar 1 cinnamon stick 1 tsp cornstarch 1 [...]

Simple Chilled Cherry Soup2020-05-01T21:07:18-07:00

Cherry Bruschetta Topped Goat Cheese Toasts

2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00

Yield: 8 toasts (4 servings)  INGREDIENTS Topping: 2 cup chopped heirloom tomatoes 1 cup chopped cherries 2 tablespoons basil Toasts: 4 slices bread, cut in half and toasted 1/2 cup ricotta cheese 1/4 cup goat cheese black pepper 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar salt DIRECTIONS Toss tomatoes with cherries and basil and set aside. In a small bowl, mix together the ricotta cheese with the goat cheese until well blended. Season with black pepper. To assemble, spread about 1 tablespoon of cheese on each toast half and top with heaping spoonful of tomato/cherry mixture. Drizzle with olive oil [...]

Cherry Bruschetta Topped Goat Cheese Toasts2020-05-01T21:07:19-07:00
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