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California Swiss and Cream Cheese Ball
In a large bowl, or in a food processor, combine the Cream Cheese, 1 tablespoon of fresh thyme (or 1 teaspoon dried thyme), the pepper,…
Cilantro Lime Yogurt Dip
Stir together all ingredients in a medium bowl. Cover and chill for at least 1 hour for flavors to blend. Recipe courtesy of the California Milk…
Mediterranean Yogurt Dip
Stir together all ingredients in a medium bowl. Cover and chill for at least 1 hour for flavors to blend. Serve with sliced raw vegetables,…
Black Bean Salad
In a large bowl, combine the beans, corn, avacado, red onion, tomato and the salsa. Stir well. Chill overnight for best taste. Garnish with olives…
Japanese Beef and Green Onion Skewers (Yakitori)
Kids love these little beef skewers, with their sweet/salty glaze of soy, mirin and sugar.
Brown Sugar and Lime-Glazed Shrimp and Pineapple Kebabs
A little sweet, a little sticky, a little spicy… Oh! And kids will love them too!
Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce
Skewers of savory chicken and a luscious peanut sauce for dipping. Satay is the perfect dish for introducing kids to the flavors of the world.
Beat cream cheese until fluffy. Add rest of ingredients; mix well Serve with veggies, toasted pita chips or Triscuits.
Fresh Fig and Prosciutto Pizza
This tasty and unique pizza is topped with fresh figs and caramelized shallots.
Turkey Veggie “Sushi”
Turkey from the deli is rolled in multi-grain tortillas along with crispy veggies and reduced fat cheese in this mock “sushi.”
Fig Turnovers with Goat Cheese Crema and Port Reduction
Simmered figs fill sheets of puff pastry. The turnover is served with a delicious port reduction and a silky cream sauce made of goat cheese and milk.
California Mission Figs with Brie and Fresh Thyme
Your guests will love this appetizer, starring figs and Brie cheese.
Fresh Vegetable Pizza with Cresecent Rolls Crust
Spread crescent rolls on large cookie sheet, bake and cool. Mix the next three ingredients, and spread on the cooled crescent rolls Mix the chopped…
In a small sauce pan over low heat, melt margarine. Add mayo and whisk until smooth. Add lemon juice and whisk. Take off heat when…
Deep Dish Tomato Pie
Preheat oven to 350F. Place tomatoes slices in colander in the sink in 1 layer, sprinkle with salt and pepper and allow to drain 10…