Valentine’s Cocktail — Brandied Cherry Manhattan

Cozy up with a cocktail this Valentine’s Day.  This spin on your classic Manhattan has a splash of red for celebrating the day of love. Ingredients: 2.5 oz Whiskey (Preferably Rye) 1 oz Carpano Antica Sweet Vermouth .5 oz brandied sour cherry juice 3 brandied sour cherries, skewered on a cocktail pick Procedure Fill a … More Valentine’s Cocktail — Brandied Cherry Manhattan

Black Forest Crepes

Indulge with your sweetie this Valentine’s Day.  We stumbled across this recipe from The Golden Lining Girl and thought with the addition of natural cherry pie filling, it would be a great way to start February 14th! Ingredients Chocolate Crepes: 4 eggs 11/2 c. milk 1 c. water 2 c. flour 3 tbsp. cocoa powder … More Black Forest Crepes

Bacon-Wrapped Pork Medallions with Red Wine, Cherry, and Rosemary Sauce

We are posting some recipes we have come across online that we think might be fun to try making at home for your Valentine’s sweetie.  This one sounds delicious.  Most people recognize that bacon makes everything better…and add some Oregon Grown Dried Cherries, and we think you have a winner! adapted from Cook’s Illustrated, The … More Bacon-Wrapped Pork Medallions with Red Wine, Cherry, and Rosemary Sauce

Spaghetti Squash with Dried Cherries, Gorgonzola & Roasted Pecans

We are fans of simple ingredients coming together to create an amazing balance of flavor.  It is why we do what we do.  We stumbled across this recipe and think this simple combination of flavors is a perfect recipe for fall.  Spaghetti Squash contains amounts of almost every essential vitamin and mineral; combine that with … More Spaghetti Squash with Dried Cherries, Gorgonzola & Roasted Pecans

Acorn Squash with Dried Tart Cherries & Walnuts

Happy First day of fall!  We are now officially entering into crisp weather, shorter days, scarves, gloves, and our personal favorites — tasty comfort foods made with the seasons best: squash!  Here is a delicious dish that calls for acorn squash and dried cherries.  Enjoy the flavors of fall! Ingredients 2 acorn squash 1-2 tbsp. … More Acorn Squash with Dried Tart Cherries & Walnuts