Some people think the defining characteristic of authentic Cajun food is the spicy ingredients. It isn't—it's recipes that can be cooked in one pot. The early Acadians taught us the power of one-dish recipes—a rich meld of flavors combined with simplicity of preparation.
Spiced California Walnuts
Create simply delicious spiced walnut snacks and appetizers. Adjust the ingredients to create savory, hot or sweet delights.
Seared Chicken Liver Canapes with Walnut Conserve
Honey-glazed walnuts in a conserve of wine and figs add sweet and savory to tasting course of chicken livers on baguette toasts
Savory Potato Walnut Cake
The names says it all – this is a savory, potato cake with walnuts – the perfect appetizer to serve before a fish course like baked cod. This dish is also great with brunch, perfect with turkey sausage patties and fresh fruit.
Savory Ginger Spiced Walnuts
These candied walnuts have the hint of spicy Thai flavors and make a great party or anytime snack, or use them as a topping for salads or an addition to stir-fried vegetables.
Roasted Eggplant and Walnut Tomato Caps
Preheat the oven to 350F. Coat a large baking pan with nonstick cooking spray. Spread the eggplant, pepper and onion on the baking pan and…
Roasted Pepper and Walnut Hummus
Blend in Cuisinart while Cuisinart is going add ¼ cup extra light olive oil Serve with Pita Bread- Yum! Fiesta Market recipe provided courtesy of Chef…
Paprika Chicken with Orange Walnut Sauce
Combine the cumin and paprika and rub the mixture over the chicken breasts. Coat a nonstick skillet with nonstick cooking spray and place over medium-high…
Nutty Stuffed Mushroom Caps
Preheat oven to 375F. Remove the stems from the mushroom caps, thus leaving an indentation in the underside of each cap to hold the filling…
MINI POTATO-WALNUT PANCAKES
Chopped walnuts add unique flavor and texture to pancake batter. Choose any fresh vegetable, such as tomato, corn, olive or roasted red pepper, as a topping with a dollop of sour cream.
Mini Cheese and Walnut Cabbage Rolls
Bring a large pot of water to a boil. With a small sharp knife, remove and discard the white core from the center of the…
Raisin Peanut Butter Balls
Peanut butter balls, made with raisins and oat cereal—a healthy party treat.
Moroccan Vegetable Ragout with California Raisins
A mélange of vegetables and spices to serve alone or with meats.
Gluten-Free Biscotti with Raisins and Dried Cherries
Raisins, cherries and brandy tweak their flavors in the combination of rice, almond and gluten free mix.
Quinoa and Raisin Salad Stuffed in Tomatoes
When tomatoes are at their best, serve with fruit and grain salad.