Bountiful Baskets Recipes 12-5-15

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I hope I am not the only person who gets excited when Basket Day rolls around.  I love getting so much quality produce at bargain prices ($15 is a steal for all this produce!). Trying to exercise a little restraint this time, I contributed for a Conventional Basket, as well as the Organic Olive Oil.  The timing on the olive oil was perfect as I ran out just a week ago. If you are looking for recipes and tips for your 12-5-15 Bountiful Baskets, I’ve got you covered.  The Peruvian Vegetable Soup is on my must-try list.

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You’ve got your Bountiful Basket home, cleaned all your goodies and now comes the fun part – deciding what to make with all the awesome produce. If you didn’t get a basket, you can still use these recipes with produce you purchased at the farmer’s market or grocery store – it’s all in season now, readily available and prices out very well.  Click on the colored recipe titles to link directly to the recipes.

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CONVENTIONAL BASKET RECIPES:  The following items were in my basket this week:  green peppers, sweet potatoes/yams, Persian cucumbers, eggplant, living lettuce, mango, watermelon, Navel oranges, pears, pineapple, spinach and Acorn squash.

Copycat Chipotle Grilled Peppers & Onions.
Hummus Veggie Wraps – uses cucumbers & peppers.
Cucumber Crostini with Garlic & Chive Cream Cheese Spread.
Eggplant Parmesan Casserole.
Homemade Taco Seasoning
Taco Lettuce Wraps – try my Homemade Taco Seasoning.
How To Cut A Mango.
Coconut Mango Rice Pudding – dairy free.
Watermelon Rind Candy – I can’t wait to try this!
Fresh Orange Jell-O – homemade Jell-o, no yucky stuff.
Pear, Bacon & Brie Grilled Cheese.
Pineapple Cupcakes.
Spinach & Mushroom Smothered Chicken.
Peruvian Really Good Vegetable Soup – uses Acorn squash.

What is your favorite basket item this week?  Feel free to share your favorite recipes in the comments – I love to try new recipes!

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  1. Katie says:

    And I’ll be making this with some of our sweet potatoes:—pineapple-butter

  2. Katie says:

    I didn’t get any carrots

    We love this! I’m sure it would be delightful with acorns instead of butternuts:

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