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Cherry Cinnamon Walnut Chocolate Clusters Recipe

Incredibly simple to make, this is a quick dessert recipe one or more people.  You probably have a combination of ingredients in your pantry to make some now. Items you can put onto these can vary from different nuts, cayenne pepper for a Mexican kick, cinnamon, white chocolate, blueberries, strawberries, sprinkles, sea salt and many others. Get creative with this fast treat and enjoy! Chocolate Clusters, Chocolate Clusters

Ingredients

3-5 walnuts

1/4 cup chocolate chips (semi-sweet, white, dark or combo)

1 cherry

Sprinkle cinnamon

Wax paper

Place the wax paper on the counter. Arrange your nuts and berries as well as any other ingredients you’d like in a pile.  Sprinkle cinnamon on top. Melt the chocolate chips in the microwave on high for 20 seconds. Stir. If they are not melted put them in for another 20 seconds and stir. Pour over your nut cluster.  Place the mixture on wax paper into the fridge for at least 20 minutes.  Take out and enjoy.

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Balsamic Brussel Sprouts and Cabbage

Source: Cindy Mc

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ pounds Brussels sprouts, quartered
  • 2 cups cole slaw mix
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 onion, thinly sliced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • ¼ cup balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon ground black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder

Method

  • Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add onion and cook. Stir in garlic in the hot oil until onion is just tender, 5 to 10 minutes. Add Brussels sprouts; cook and stir until sprouts are tender, 8 to 10 minutes. Add cole slaw mix.
  • Mix in balsamic vinegar, butter, salt, black pepper, and garlic powder into Brussels sprouts and cabbage mixture. Stir until the sauce has covered the cabbage and brussel sprouts.

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Beet & Goat Cheese Spinach Salad

Source: Andrea Knight

Ingredients

  • Pickled beets
  • 2 slices red onion
  • 1 roma tomato, diced
  • 2 cups spinach, fresh
  • 2 oz goat cheese
  • 1 diced chayote squash
  • 2 tbsps hummus
  • 1 diced cucumber
  • 2 tbsp of homemade Raspberry dressing

Method

Dice and slice all ingredients except the spinach, hummus, and goat cheese. Place everything in a bowl, offering hummus on the side. Hummus is a great pairing with this dish as well as the referenced raspberry dressing above. Enjoy!

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Roasted Beet & Goat Cheese Spinach Salad

The delicious combo of the sweet blueberries, creamy goat cheese and the roasted beet is a lively twist on the usual dinner salad. Add walnuts or chicken for more protein or keep it light by skipping the dressing!

Ingredients

+ 1 Yellow Beet

+ 1/2 slice of red onion

+ 2 cups spinach

+ 1/2 cup blueberries

+ 2 tbsp of homemade caesar salad dressing

+ 1/2 avocado diced

Method

Slice or cut your beets into quarters, brush with olive oil, salt and pepper on each side, and bake in oven at 380 degrees Fahrenheit for 20 minutes if in slices, or 40 minutes if in large quarters. My recommendation is to cut in 1/4 inch slices, roast for 20 minutes at 380 degrees and you’ll end up with crispy edges with a taste almost like a potato chip.  Prepare red onion, avocado, blueberries and toss with spinach. Once the beets are ready toss them in the salad, salt and pepper to taste and dress with desired dressing. My homemade caesar dressing can be found here. Easy and delicious! beet salad beet salad

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Cherry Walnut Chocolate Clusters Recipe

Incredibly simple to make, this is a quick dessert recipe one or more people.  You probably have a combination of ingredients in your pantry to make some now. Items you can put onto these can vary from different nuts, cayenne pepper for a Mexican kick, cinnamon, white chocolate, blueberries, strawberries, sprinkles, sea salt and many others. Get creative with this fast treat and enjoy! Chocolate Clusters, Chocolate Clusters

Ingredients

3-5 walnuts

1/4 cup chocolate chips (semi-sweet, white, dark or combo)

1 cherry

Wax paper

Place the wax paper on the counter. Arrange your nuts and berries as well as any other ingredients you’d like in a pile. Melt the chocolate chips in the microwave on high for 20 seconds. Stir. If they are not melted put them in for another 20 seconds and stir. Pour over your nut cluster.  Place the mixture on wax paper into the fridge for at least 20 minutes.  Take out and enjoy.

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