Watermelon and Parsley Popsicles
This unusual combination of herbs and melon makes a popsicle that kids and adults alike will adore.
Cranberry Apple Popsicles
Apples are cooked and pureed, then whirled up with a simple syrup, for a delicious, refreshing popsicle.
Cheesy Barley Stuffed Mushrooms
These mushrooms make a colorful appetizer or a delicious side dish to meat. Shop for hull-less barley, which contains more of the original whole grain components than pearled barley.
Hot Buttered Soft Pretzels
Pretzels are available crisp and hard from your grocery or, if you're lucky and in the right place, soft and chewy from street vendors.
Herb Cheese Puffs
These little puffs are light and airy, and wonderful as an hors d'oeuvre, or as an accompaniment to a soup, stew, or salad.