Sweet Potato Pancakes with Garden Fresh Gourmet Guacamole

Garden Fresh Gourmet Zesty Guacamole

I have a fondness for potato pancakes so when I stumbled on the following adaptation from the Food Network, I came skidding to a holt, stopping in the name of sweet potato goodness. This recipe not only calls for our beloved Idaho potato, but a few sweet ones as well. Add in some onions and a medley of spices and you've created a game changer here. Oh yeah. But it's not over. Top the finished cakes with a heaping oasis of Garden Fresh Gourmet Zesty Guacamole and then drizzle those honeys with a pomegranate reduction and you've got yourself an awe-inspiring dish, my friend. Be still … [Read more...]

The Hungry Dudes Spinach Artichoke Dip Featuring Garden Fresh

Suzie Phillips and Montea Rowe enjoying Garden Fresh Gourmet Artichoke Spinach 4 Cheese Dip

Dude, Where's Our Spinach Dip? Dave Benjamin of The Hungry Dudes picked up a container of Garden Fresh's Artichoke Spinach & 4 Cheese Dip the other day. He smirked as he placed the sultry snack inside his goody bag. His gaze drifted as he began crafting a delicious recipe within the confines of his culinary mind. You could almost see the thought cloud hovering above his head. Several seconds passed as I stared in astonishment. Dave? The Hungry Dude snapped back to attention. He began to unfold the mechanics of the recipe before me as I held onto every word. Waterchestnuts? … [Read more...]

Chorizo Burrito with Salsa & Guacamole

Chorizo Breakfast Burrito Recipe & Ingredients

Do you love chorizo? I love chorizo. Its spicy goodness sends my taste buds into a tailspin of delight. There’s a magical restaurant in the village of Clarkston called the Union and they serve an amazing chorizo burrito every Sunday morning. Breakfast is served on Sundays only, folks. Great food, great atmosphere. Prior to learning of my gluten intolerance, I pulled up a stool at the bar nearly every Sunday morning and ordered the same thing: a chorizo burrito, pretty please, with a cinnamon cappuccino to wake up my senses before its arrival. Hip-hip-yummay! After a few long … [Read more...]

Healthy Eating with Salsa

The Dynamic Duo: Salsa & Guacamole

Feel the ambrosial juices explode across your tongue as your teeth crush crisp chunks of sweet onion in a symphony of flavor. This is what fresh salsa is all about. Garden Fresh Gourmet sparked the fresh salsa revolution in 1997 when founders Jack and Annette Aronson began making salsa in five-gallon buckets using only the freshest and finest ingredients. We continue to employ this micro-batch approach today to create our impressive line of award-winning, all natural salsas. The Skinny on Salsa Eating fresh salsa is a delicious way to introduce more fruit and vegetables into our diets. … [Read more...]

Healthy Snacks | Hummus

Garden Fresh Gourmet Hummus Snack Pack

Wanna get fresh? I have a handful of wholesome and delicious snack ideas for you to try using fresh ingredients and Garden Fresh Mediterranean Hummus. First, let’s talk about the health benefits of eating hummus. Heart Healthy Hummus Chickpeas, the main ingredient in hummus, are rich in high-quality protein, calcium and are an excellent source of fiber. They also contain vitamins and minerals such as folic acid, zinc and magnesium. Beans in general have been linked to various health benefits such as lowering cholesterol and preventing cancer. Garlic is another heavyweight found in … [Read more...]