California Gazpacho with Herbed Walnuts
This traditional tomato gazpacho is topped with a sprinkling of herb-roasted walnuts.
Top Only Real Blueberry Pie
This classic blueberry pie has two slight and magical differences: a hint of lemon in the filling and ground walnuts in the top-only crust.
Stuffed Peppers with Bulgur-Walnut Pilaf
Use warm-colored (red, yellow, and/or orange) bell peppers for this, if you can. They are much sweeter than green ones.
Grilled Open-Face Herbed Goat Cheese Sandwich
These pretty sandwiches are drizzled with balsamic glaze to add a touch of sweet acidic bite.
Summer-Fresh Confetti Walnut Quinoa Salad
Make this salad, loaded with vegetables, after a trip to the farmers’ market.
Apple Walnut Muffins
Slightly dense but very tender, these eggless muffins have a crisp exterior and a wonderful apple flavor.
Acorn Squash Stuffed with Walnut-Apple Basmati Pilaf
Acorn squash was meant to be stuffed. It’s filled here with basmati rice, caramelized onions, garlic, walnuts, apples and dried cherries. Put this on a plate, and your dinner companions will feel, if not like royalty, then at least very well cared for.
Walnut Pumpkin Muffins
Combine baking mix, raisins, pumpkin, nuts, sugar, milk, oil, cinnamon, and egg in a bowl. Mix just until blended. Pour batter into 12 paper lined…
In a small bowl, cover the raisins with water and let sit 1 minute then drain. Let the raisins stand for 30 minutes, to absorb…
Cranberry Macadamia Nut Stuffing
A perfect toasted bread stuffing to serve with roast turkey or pork.
Chicken Saute with Pineapple and Lemongrass
Place chicken broth in small saucepan. Add lemongrass, ginger and lime zest. Bring to a simmer; cover and cook for 10 minutes. Stir in fish…
Apple Raisin Chutney-Filled Brie (Sev Paneer)
Puff pastry, savory California raisins, creamy Brie and sweet sun-dried tomatoes.